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    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 PM
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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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Moved: Knob for Lathe Tailstock Clamping Lever

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 29, 2015 06:00 AM
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  2. Drill operated motor pull cord device

    Started by Jim Ciampi, Apr 29, 2015 01:04 PM
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    Apr 30, 2015, 01:27 PM Go to last post
  3. garage tools

    Started by nortin, Apr 26, 2015 05:18 PM
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    Apr 30, 2015, 12:47 PM Go to last post
  4. Band Saw Threaded Holes for Hold Downs.

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 27, 2015 01:38 PM
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    Apr 29, 2015, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  5. Band Saw Vertical Vise.

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 27, 2015 01:47 PM
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    Apr 29, 2015, 05:22 PM Go to last post
  6. Band Saw Jaw Extensions.

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 27, 2015 01:44 PM
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    Apr 28, 2015, 04:55 PM Go to last post
  7. Swing Up Threading Tool

    Started by Cruizer67, Apr 23, 2015 02:16 PM
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    Apr 28, 2015, 01:04 PM Go to last post
  8. Band Saw Cake Pan Mod

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 27, 2015 01:41 PM
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    Apr 28, 2015, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  9. Band Saw Shelf Mod

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 27, 2015 01:36 PM
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  10. Machinist Level Access Cover Removal

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 26, 2015 09:31 PM
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    Apr 28, 2015, 10:47 AM Go to last post
  11. Machinist Level Adjustment Wrenches

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 25, 2015 07:05 PM
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    Apr 27, 2015, 07:51 PM Go to last post
  12. Plasma Cutter Cart Mod

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 21, 2015 06:03 PM
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    Apr 27, 2015, 05:39 PM Go to last post
  13. Red face threaded pulley removal tool

    Started by AMG warkshop, Apr 17, 2015 07:36 PM
    belt sander pulley, pulley extractor, pulley removal tool, threaded pulley, timing pulley
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    Apr 24, 2015, 08:49 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Plastic Injection Molding Machine

    Started by scorch, Apr 19, 2015 12:27 AM
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  15. Dust Collector for entire garage

    Started by WCRiot, Nov 15, 2012 11:25 AM
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    Apr 23, 2015, 11:06 AM Go to last post
  16. Copper Soft Jaws for Bench Vise

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 22, 2015 08:37 AM
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    Apr 22, 2015, 02:58 PM Go to last post
  17. Welding cart hook

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 22, 2015 12:36 PM
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    Apr 22, 2015, 01:40 PM Go to last post
  18. More post dollies

    Started by knoba, Apr 9, 2015 09:09 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    Apr 19, 2015, 06:18 PM Go to last post
  19. Ford Transit 17mm Propshaft Bearing Spanner

    Started by knoba, Apr 9, 2015 09:08 PM
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    Apr 19, 2015, 05:59 PM Go to last post
  20. What are the most important attributes for a tool builder?

    Started by kbalch, Apr 14, 2015 01:02 PM
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