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    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 PM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Moved: Scroll saw sanding blade

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Feb 14, 2015 12:13 AM
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  2. Welding rotator

    Started by Greg Dix, Feb 12, 2015 06:47 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    Feb 16, 2015, 02:19 PM Go to last post
  3. Scroll saw blade box

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Feb 14, 2015 12:17 AM
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    Feb 16, 2015, 11:41 AM Go to last post
  4. Small tool rest

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Feb 10, 2015 03:19 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    Feb 15, 2015, 04:28 PM Go to last post
  5. Dimple Die #4 2" 3/8 inch

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 12, 2015 11:16 AM
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    Feb 15, 2015, 04:09 PM Go to last post
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    Feb 14, 2015, 03:20 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Test Vacuum...

    Started by Hotz, Feb 10, 2015 12:48 PM
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  7. Mortar Sprayer

    Started by Ruwak, Feb 12, 2015 08:39 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    Feb 13, 2015, 03:58 PM Go to last post
  8. "Dimple die" Size 1 " 15/16 Hole #2

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 10, 2015 01:52 PM
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    Feb 12, 2015, 12:11 PM Go to last post
  9. Dimple Die #3 1" 11/16

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 11, 2015 01:25 PM
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    Feb 12, 2015, 11:58 AM Go to last post
  10. Engraving chisel

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Feb 8, 2015 03:56 PM
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    Feb 11, 2015, 07:26 PM Go to last post
  11. Engaving hammer

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Feb 8, 2015 03:50 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,235
    Feb 11, 2015, 07:25 PM Go to last post
  12. Brass head hammer

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Feb 8, 2015 03:39 PM
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    Feb 11, 2015, 07:24 PM Go to last post
  13. Tool Makers Clamps

    Started by rossbotics, Feb 8, 2015 01:27 PM
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    Feb 11, 2015, 07:22 PM Go to last post
  14. Forged Knife for the shop...

    Started by GBrackett, Feb 7, 2015 06:45 PM
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    Feb 11, 2015, 07:21 PM Go to last post
  15. Lightbulb Doc's Rasp for the arthritic

    Started by Doc, Feb 9, 2015 07:34 PM
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    Feb 11, 2015, 04:00 AM Go to last post
  16. Mini sprinkler for sprouts

    Started by tigerjack89, Feb 3, 2015 04:17 AM
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    Feb 10, 2015, 10:29 PM Go to last post
  17. Lightbulb Doc tries some metal work...

    Started by Doc, Feb 10, 2015 01:00 AM
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    Feb 10, 2015, 09:59 PM Go to last post
  18. What are your top 5 tool recommendations?

    Started by kbalch, Feb 4, 2015 12:40 PM
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    Feb 10, 2015, 06:37 PM Go to last post
  19. Japanese style hammer

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Feb 8, 2015 03:26 PM
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