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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Moved: Set up block

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

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

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  4. 1.75x12" boring bar.

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

    Started by oldtimer, Aug 21, 2017 06:33 PM
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  6. Deckel mill

    Started by darkoford, Aug 13, 2017 10:22 PM
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  7. Locating A Corner on a Mill

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  8. Moved: My pipe, rod & tubing vise

    Started by Tuomas, Aug 20, 2017 10:27 AM
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  9. Bench drill with cross feed, morse attaching?

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  10. Moved: A different style boring head

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  11. Lightbulb Magnet on/off tool to hold torch cutting patterns

    Started by oldtimer, Aug 16, 2017 06:26 PM
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  12. Moved: Angle Dresser

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  13. Drill press levelling stand attachment.

    Started by Blueflame2007, May 3, 2017 08:20 AM
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  14. Boring/ grooving bar

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  15. Moved: Single piece, simple ball turner.

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  16. Scroll cleaning stick

    Started by Frank S, Aug 18, 2017 01:08 AM
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  17. How to make a hand cranked post drill

    Started by Aleck Mutiba, Aug 17, 2017 01:14 AM
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  18. Cheap rotary tool motor dust guard.

    Started by Tuomas, Aug 14, 2017 10:24 AM
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  19. Hardware storage unit

    Started by bobs409, May 10, 2017 03:07 PM
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