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  1. Adapting an Air Die grinder to the Lathe

    Started by bstanga, Apr 10, 2016 07:51 PM
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  2. Moved: Gun drill attachment (light duty)

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Apr 9, 2016 02:48 PM
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  3. Combination Square Storage Box

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 10, 2016 12:49 PM
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  4. Cranck for the compound slide

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Apr 9, 2016 03:29 PM
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  5. Moved: How to make a Ring Mandrel

    Started by bstanga, Apr 5, 2016 03:37 PM
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  6. Moved: A miniture tap and die for steam engine pipe threads

    Started by jgedde, Oct 18, 2012 03:55 PM
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  7. Extender help

    Started by MarineScott, Apr 9, 2016 08:07 AM
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  8. Automated #3 3/8" x 24" rebar bender??

    Started by RebarBoy, Apr 9, 2016 11:21 AM
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  9. Moved: Deck Hand Rail

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 9, 2016 12:09 PM
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  10. Transverse drilling attachment V2

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Apr 8, 2016 04:04 AM
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  11. Moved: Speedy lathe chuck key

    Started by Bony, Mar 30, 2016 06:44 AM
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  12. Moved: End Mill Sharpening Fixture

    Started by rossbotics, Apr 4, 2016 01:45 AM
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  13. Hand Tapping Machine

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  14. Dremel Tool Bracket for Lathe

    Started by scrdmgl, Apr 6, 2016 04:25 PM
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  15. Magnets around the shop.

    Started by astroracer, Apr 7, 2016 06:23 AM
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  16. Moved: Adaptable SWAGE BLOCK

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  17. Thumbs up Multi sander

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    Started by kbalch, Mar 14, 2016 11:52 AM
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  19. Moved: Flip top welding table

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