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  1. Moved: 15 minute small universal welding table.

    Started by thehomeengineer, Jan 18, 2018 01:37 PM
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  2. Cool Leadscrew Handweel

    Started by Cascao, Jan 22, 2018 04:33 AM
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  3. Octagonal Stock Jig for Table Saw

    Started by Willworkfortools, Jan 22, 2018 11:46 AM
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  4. Moved: Multiple hand stamp helping hand.

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 20, 2018 02:58 PM
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  5. Moved: Hammer With Replaceable Faces

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 18, 2018 06:46 AM
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  6. Table covers for the mini mill

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 24, 2018 08:12 AM
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  7. Moved: Swarf Magnet for the milling table slots and other small areas.

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 20, 2018 04:14 PM
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  8. Moved: Lathe Spider Chuck at rear of the lathe spindle

    Started by Paul Jones, Jan 21, 2018 09:10 PM
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  9. Moved: Wire Clamp aid - Old idea

    Started by garage nut, Jan 20, 2018 09:29 PM
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  10. Tool unknown

    Started by mariusmarius, Jan 13, 2018 11:52 PM
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  11. Cool ProRider

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  12. Moved: Leather earpads for headset - protective earmuff

    Started by rendoman, Jan 21, 2018 06:49 PM
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  13. Moved: Retractable internal screw cutting tool

    Started by thehomeengineer, Jan 20, 2018 01:20 PM
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  14. Moved: Reducing the jaw lift of a Wilton 11674 Vise for use on a mill

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 22, 2018 05:27 PM
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  15. Moved: Brass Hammer 20 ounce

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 18, 2018 06:59 AM
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