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

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  1. Talking Rocks on my mind!

    Started by Rixster, Jan 2, 2017 03:57 PM
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    Jan 21, 2017, 07:46 PM Go to last post
  2. Laser cutter WIP

    Started by Strostkovy, Jan 21, 2017 02:03 PM
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  3. 3 jaw chuck spacers

    Started by DeusExMachinist, Jan 17, 2017 12:09 PM
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    Jan 21, 2017, 08:30 AM Go to last post
  4. Moved: A different take on work stops

    Started by mklotz, Jan 17, 2017 02:50 PM
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  5. Moved: How to make a 6000rpm Bridgeport.

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 16, 2017 04:12 PM
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  6. Moved: Homemade Tool & Cutter grinder (with a difference).

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 6, 2017 03:34 AM
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  7. Moved: Shock dyno (or Shock absorber dynamometer)

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 12, 2017 04:13 PM
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  8. New??vintage?? Ice pick?/letter opener??

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Jan 18, 2017 01:17 PM
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    Jan 20, 2017, 07:33 AM Go to last post
  9. Belt grinder on wood lathe

    Started by connan, Jan 15, 2017 05:27 PM
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    Jan 19, 2017, 01:17 PM Go to last post
  10. Engine locating jig

    Started by astroracer, Jan 13, 2017 09:38 AM
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  11. Tire spreader and rim cleaning stand.

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 03:28 PM
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    Jan 19, 2017, 06:44 AM Go to last post
  12. Strut compressor stand from engine stand

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 04:12 PM
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  13. Fuel tank sender wrench

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 04:02 PM
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    Jan 19, 2017, 06:31 AM Go to last post
  14. Strap tool, filter tool

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 03:57 PM
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    Jan 19, 2017, 06:25 AM Go to last post
  15. Car door saddle for floor jack

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 03:42 PM
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    Jan 19, 2017, 06:21 AM Go to last post
  16. Air chisel driver and brake bushing driver

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 03:36 PM
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    Jan 19, 2017, 06:15 AM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Yet Another Countersink Gage

    Started by rgsparber, Jan 12, 2017 09:10 AM
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  18. Power supply

    Started by Kersey, Jan 16, 2017 05:52 PM
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    Jan 18, 2017, 04:06 AM Go to last post
  19. Accurate angles without a sinebar

    Started by mklotz, Jan 15, 2017 11:26 AM
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    Jan 17, 2017, 09:55 PM Go to last post
  20. Prop and shaft test box...RC aircraft

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 15, 2017 03:30 PM
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