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  1. Your most useful homemade tool?

    Started by kbalch, Mar 23, 2015 12:16 PM
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  2. Moved: Retractable Threading Tool Holder

    Started by Captainleeward, Mar 24, 2015 02:36 PM
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  3. 12X37 Metal Lathe Digital Tachometer

    Started by Paul Jones, Mar 9, 2015 08:15 AM
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    Mar 25, 2015, 12:41 PM Go to last post
  4. Lightbulb Space Heater Conversion!!!!!

    Started by hugh hmch, Mar 18, 2015 01:51 AM
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    Mar 22, 2015, 08:12 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: My engraver vice - bowl vise

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Mar 13, 2015 05:35 AM
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  6. Balancing Arbor For Surface Grinding Wheels

    Started by rossbotics, Mar 15, 2015 12:18 PM
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  7. For who is too lazy with the shaper chips cleaning

    Started by Okapi, Mar 18, 2015 06:40 PM
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  8. Moved: Grinder Steady Rest

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 9, 2014 01:52 PM
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  9. Vertical Vise

    Started by Captainleeward, Mar 13, 2015 01:10 PM
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    Mar 15, 2015, 06:47 PM Go to last post
  10. Pinch wrench

    Started by Manitoba Man, Mar 4, 2015 03:17 PM
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  11. Working with pipes, the X-Jig

    Started by The Fe Factor, Feb 16, 2015 12:13 PM
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  12. Moved: Valve Spring Compressor

    Started by TacoSalad, Mar 5, 2015 09:21 PM
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  13. Who were your greatest building influences?

    Started by kbalch, Mar 9, 2015 09:25 AM
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  14. Moved: Belt sander

    Started by hardtail69, Jan 31, 2015 01:31 AM
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  15. Moved: Ugly C-clmap mod.

    Started by Manitoba Man, Feb 21, 2015 04:16 PM
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  16. Moved: Drill press mod

    Started by immortalx, Feb 23, 2015 04:57 AM
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  17. DIY MOT STICK WELDER DANGER DO NOT TRY THIS

    Started by ken4uall, Mar 6, 2015 04:36 AM
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  18. Hobo Heater

    Started by Ozzies55, Mar 5, 2015 06:17 PM
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  19. Moved: Lathe Leveling Foot Pads

    Started by Paul Jones, Feb 27, 2015 08:02 AM
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