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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

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  1. Moved: Rotary Table Chuck Mount

    Started by Catfish, May 1, 2015 12:37 PM
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  2. Most interesting new tech?

    Started by kbalch, May 4, 2015 11:15 AM
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    May 7, 2015, 05:12 PM Go to last post
  3. Homemade disc sander

    Started by hmn25, May 2, 2015 08:36 AM
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  4. Shop Bult Louver Die

    Started by astroracer, Mar 16, 2015 03:42 PM
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  5. Homemade table saw!!

    Started by hmn25, May 1, 2015 10:28 AM
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    May 4, 2015, 02:36 AM Go to last post
  6. Mach3 X Axis Screw Mapping

    Started by rgsparber, May 1, 2015 08:39 AM
    cnc, mach3, mill/drill, rf-30
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  7. Moved: Knob for Lathe Spindle Control Lever

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 27, 2015 08:51 PM
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  8. dust collection

    Started by bubbas55, Apr 22, 2015 05:59 AM
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  9. Moved: Knob for Lathe Tailstock Clamping Lever

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

    Started by Jim Ciampi, Apr 29, 2015 01:04 PM
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  11. garage tools

    Started by nortin, Apr 26, 2015 05:18 PM
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  12. Band Saw Threaded Holes for Hold Downs.

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 27, 2015 01:38 PM
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  13. Band Saw Vertical Vise.

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 27, 2015 01:47 PM
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  14. Band Saw Jaw Extensions.

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 27, 2015 01:44 PM
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  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. Band Saw Shelf Mod

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

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 26, 2015 09:31 PM
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  19. Machinist Level Adjustment Wrenches

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 25, 2015 07:05 PM
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