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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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

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  1. Lathe Chuck Anti-Spin Dog

    Started by astroracer, Jun 11, 2015 05:55 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    Jun 15, 2015, 03:24 PM Go to last post
  2. Cut-off jig for round tubing

    Started by astroracer, Jun 12, 2015 09:34 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Jun 15, 2015, 03:22 PM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Fixturing A Semicircle

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 13, 2015 08:57 AM
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  4. Moved: x-axis dro for my vintage lathe.

    Started by schor, Jun 6, 2015 10:38 PM
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  5. bushing removal tool

    Started by schor, Jun 10, 2015 09:50 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    Jun 14, 2015, 05:24 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Old drill chuck

    Started by panosam, Jun 3, 2015 11:33 AM
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  7. Jig for holes.

    Started by Hotz, Jun 9, 2015 08:10 PM
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    Jun 12, 2015, 05:59 PM Go to last post
  8. Moved: press brake

    Started by jniolon, Jun 9, 2015 08:01 PM
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  9. Workshop and/or Project Motivation Issues?

    Started by kbalch, Jun 1, 2015 01:06 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    Jun 10, 2015, 08:29 PM Go to last post
  10. Your favorite building project?

    Started by kbalch, Jun 8, 2015 01:42 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 650
    Jun 10, 2015, 02:40 PM Go to last post
  11. Vice Handle Modification HF.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 6, 2014 11:37 AM
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    Jun 10, 2015, 02:14 PM Go to last post
  12. Improved Lathe Feed Lever Pivot Stop

    Started by Paul Jones, Jun 10, 2015 08:50 AM
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    Jun 10, 2015, 12:03 PM Go to last post
  13. MY HOME MADE MFT TABLE -

    Started by kadambi, Jan 2, 2015 02:20 AM
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    Jun 10, 2015, 10:50 AM Go to last post
  14. Faux leather cases for my tools

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Jun 8, 2015 03:08 AM
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    Jun 9, 2015, 03:26 AM Go to last post
  15. Floodlight stand for the shop

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Jun 8, 2015 03:22 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,425
    Jun 8, 2015, 01:03 PM Go to last post
  16. drum sander

    Started by panosam, Jun 4, 2015 12:51 AM
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    Jun 6, 2015, 12:32 AM Go to last post
  17. Spuds

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 4, 2015 12:03 PM
    edge finder, mill, origin
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    Jun 5, 2015, 01:24 PM Go to last post
  18. [Rebuild] Tenonning Jig

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Jun 5, 2015 03:34 AM
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    Jun 5, 2015, 11:42 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,101
    Jun 5, 2015, 11:27 AM Go to last post
  19. Moved: Tool Makers Vise

    Started by rossbotics, May 30, 2015 01:59 PM
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