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  1. Moved: threaded drill guide 5/8-11

    Started by Frank S, Sep 1, 2017 04:07 PM
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  2. Leather creasing tool

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Aug 31, 2017 10:06 PM
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  3. Moved: Cold smoked meat

    Started by darkoford, Aug 12, 2017 11:47 AM
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  4. Make a small boring bar from a scrap carbide insert

    Started by xynudu, Aug 31, 2017 02:03 AM
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  5. Moved: Mod Marv's Lantern vise

    Started by C-Bag, Aug 18, 2017 11:48 AM
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  6. Alignment cones 2x2.75 x30°

    Started by Frank S, Aug 23, 2017 08:42 PM
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  7. Magneto Static Timing Unit.

    Started by Greg Dix, Feb 12, 2015 04:48 PM
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  8. Moved: Captured allan bolt locking lever

    Started by Canobi, Aug 28, 2017 09:02 AM
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  9. Cable Retainer

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 18, 2017 08:11 AM
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  10. Moved: Replacement Change Gears for 12” Geared-head Lathe

    Started by Paul Jones, Mar 30, 2015 08:13 AM
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  11. Ball turner

    Started by takkleberry, Aug 28, 2017 05:05 PM
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  12. Moved: Using an X Box Controller on a Centroid CNC system

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 28, 2017 08:34 PM
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  13. Moved: Set up block

    Started by Frank S, Aug 24, 2017 09:11 PM
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  14. Belt grinder advices

    Started by rendoman, May 12, 2016 07:13 PM
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  15. Moved: Crosscut Sled

    Started by Brendon, Aug 13, 2017 12:55 PM
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  16. 1.75x12" boring bar.

    Started by Frank S, Aug 22, 2017 07:37 PM
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  17. Moved: Four position stop for South Bend 9" lathe

    Started by oldtimer, Aug 21, 2017 06:33 PM
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