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  1. Moved: Lathe "work truing" tool

    Started by Canobi, Jun 19, 2017 06:02 AM
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  2. Motorizing a Bead Roller

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  3. Moved: Railroad track anvil

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  4. Small crane for tractor with multi pal uses

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  5. Moved: Lever tailstock conversion for older lathes

    Started by olderdan, Jun 16, 2017 08:21 AM
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  6. New shop building

    Started by GaryPC, Jun 15, 2017 10:38 PM
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  7. Moved: Trav-a-dial mount & chip guard

    Started by Frank S, Mar 11, 2016 06:39 PM
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  8. Moved: T-Rex - my towable wood chipper

    Started by ruxu, Jun 14, 2017 01:00 PM
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  9. Mini Lathe Tail Stock Center with a twist

    Started by jjr2001, Jun 15, 2017 07:04 PM
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  10. WARNING / Lathe Chuck Brake

    Started by LMMasterMariner, Jun 14, 2017 03:05 AM
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  11. Faking A Trapezoidal Left Hand 16 X 2 Nut

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  12. End Knurling

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  13. Moved: Lathe Indexing Fixture

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  14. Moved: Logan 11" Lathe Carriage Stop

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  15. Moved: Bench vise mounted metal bender

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  16. Building a Homemade Trailer

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  17. Moved: Setup for grinding an ER32 collet chuck

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