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

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  1. Moved: Dovetail sliding table with dust collection

    Started by Powless Design, Dec 21, 2014 04:52 PM
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  2. Tool Post Dial Indicator Holder

    Started by Catfish, Dec 23, 2014 01:29 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 9,663
    Dec 28, 2014, 04:08 PM Go to last post
  3. Machinist Layout Table

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 25, 2014 04:05 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,949
    Dec 28, 2014, 04:06 PM Go to last post
  4. Submit your feedback for a free t-shirt!

    Started by kbalch, Sep 29, 2014 12:37 PM
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    • Replies: 23
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    Dec 26, 2014, 03:57 PM Go to last post
  5. Bench

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 03:02 PM
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,767
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    Dec 26, 2014, 02:36 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Homemade rifling tool for barrels

    Started by Clinton, Dec 8, 2014 08:57 AM
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  7. socket extentions with handles

    Started by sossol, Dec 22, 2014 11:58 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    Dec 25, 2014, 06:36 AM Go to last post
  8. C-Clamp English Wheel

    Started by KustomsbyKent, Dec 20, 2014 06:30 AM
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    Dec 24, 2014, 04:13 PM Go to last post
  9. Homemade Cast Iron Anvil

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 23, 2014 10:14 PM
    anvil, cast iron, casting, green sand molding
    • Replies: 4
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    Dec 24, 2014, 03:18 PM Go to last post
  10. Watch and Clock Oiler

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 23, 2014 05:43 PM
    clocks, oiler, oils & lubes, watches
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,636
    Dec 24, 2014, 03:17 PM Go to last post
  11. R53 MINI Cooper S serpentine belt tensioner tool

    Started by sossol, Dec 22, 2014 12:07 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,511
    Dec 23, 2014, 08:43 PM Go to last post
  12. Lathe Carriage Stop Digital Indicator

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 18, 2014 09:12 PM
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    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 6,343
    Dec 23, 2014, 07:27 PM Go to last post
  13. Lightbulb Router table fence.

    Started by Powless Design, Dec 21, 2014 05:04 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,694
    Dec 22, 2014, 02:35 PM Go to last post
  14. Hammer handle

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 02:17 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,394
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    Dec 22, 2014, 02:06 PM Go to last post
  15. Vacuum nozzle - the small one

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 11, 2014 12:27 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,683
    Dec 22, 2014, 07:33 AM Go to last post
  16. Luthier knives

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 02:32 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,499
    Dec 21, 2014, 01:56 PM Go to last post
  17. Lining clamps for violin making

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 09:24 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    Dec 21, 2014, 08:31 AM Go to last post
  18. QCTP Bracket for Test Indicator Holder Arm

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 18, 2014 08:58 AM
    dial test indicator, lathe, measurement, qctp
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,006
    Dec 19, 2014, 10:44 AM Go to last post
  19. Tenon saw

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 17, 2014 08:10 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,698
    Dec 18, 2014, 12:40 AM Go to last post
  20. Table saw sled

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 17, 2014 09:35 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    Dec 17, 2014, 07:44 PM Go to last post



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