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

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  1. Truck load Lifting Tool

    Started by Boyntonstu, Jul 20, 2015 08:31 PM
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  2. How to Take Care of Your Nuts

    Started by Boyntonstu, Jul 20, 2015 08:28 PM
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    Jul 21, 2015, 11:23 AM Go to last post
  3. Cordless Drill Pallet

    Started by Boyntonstu, Jul 20, 2015 08:26 PM
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    Jul 21, 2015, 11:22 AM Go to last post
  4. Moved: Shop Made Quick Release Coping Saw

    Started by Robert Tutsky, Jul 20, 2015 10:31 AM
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  5. Moved: Woodturning gouge from an old file

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 03:15 AM
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  6. Ball peen hammer

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 03:09 AM
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  7. Interesting picture

    Started by Brendon, Jul 18, 2015 04:20 PM
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  8. Computer(s) in the shop?

    Started by kbalch, Jun 15, 2015 03:53 PM
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    Jul 18, 2015, 03:52 AM Go to last post
  9. What's the worst thing that's happened to you in the workshop?

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  10. Workbench Walls

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 15, 2015 08:07 AM
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  11. Tools required for casting polyester resin?

    Started by kbalch, Jul 15, 2015 06:44 AM
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    Jul 16, 2015, 03:56 PM Go to last post
  12. Deluxe version of Marking/cutting Gauge

    Started by Brendon, Jul 16, 2015 01:16 PM
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  13. Recumbent trike

    Started by bbqnut, Jul 10, 2015 01:04 PM
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  14. Machinist parallel clamp

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 03:11 AM
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    Jul 15, 2015, 01:21 PM Go to last post
  15. Set of paring chisels

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 03:05 AM
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    Jul 15, 2015, 01:17 PM Go to last post
  16. Wooden spokeshave

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 02:57 AM
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  17. Dovetailed infill smoothing plane

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 02:55 AM
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    Jul 15, 2015, 01:14 PM Go to last post
  18. LED Jig

    Started by Workshopshed, Jul 13, 2015 08:04 AM
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  19. Brendon

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  20. Collet Attachment

    Started by rossbotics, Jul 13, 2015 02:53 PM
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