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

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  1. Metric threading with inch based leadscrew

    Started by olderdan, Sep 28, 2017 12:11 PM
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  2. Hand tapper

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  3. Moved: "Clutch" for a drill press. To drill and tap smaller holes.

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  4. Moved: A new kind of digital Finger Joint Jig

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Sep 27, 2017 04:24 PM
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  5. Moved: Tools by Elmer Verburg

    Started by mklotz, Sep 4, 2015 09:02 AM
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  6. Micro waste oil forge

    Started by Turboconqueringmegaeagle, Sep 23, 2017 06:51 AM
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  7. Moved: Benchtop Power supply

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Sep 28, 2017 01:47 AM
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  8. Hand Screw Clamps

    Started by Guy Gadois, Sep 27, 2017 12:38 AM
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  9. Moved: Sanding Saw

    Started by Mikhandmaker, Sep 26, 2017 01:53 PM
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  10. Cycle thread taps & dies

    Started by olderdan, Sep 20, 2017 12:15 PM
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  11. Drill press chuck extension

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  12. Thumbs up Too Big

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  13. The Saga that is my Conquest mini-lathe re-furb.

    Started by Y-geo, Sep 22, 2017 03:11 AM
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  14. Machine Guards

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  15. Lantern style tool holders (Rocker tool holders)

    Started by tonyfoale, Sep 25, 2017 03:50 PM
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  16. Moved: The Maker's Vise

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  17. Moved: SPLINE WEIGHT

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 21, 2017 08:02 PM
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