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  1. Lathe Carriage Stop.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 5, 2014 01:46 PM
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    Nov 5, 2014, 05:20 PM Go to last post
  2. Vice Jaw stop for Band Saw

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 5, 2014 01:53 PM
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  3. Tap Rack

    Started by Catfish, Dec 15, 2013 12:28 PM
    • Replies: 8
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  4. Thickness punch

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 4, 2014 01:34 AM
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    Nov 4, 2014, 06:50 PM Go to last post
  5. Center punch sharpening guide.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 3, 2014 04:07 PM
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  6. Thickness Gauge

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 3, 2014 09:27 AM
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  7. Self centering calipers

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 27, 2014 11:17 AM
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  8. 5" Sine Bar

    Started by rossbotics, Sep 9, 2014 02:56 AM
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  9. Woodturning versatile tool

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 14, 2014 02:41 AM
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  10. Mini Metal Lathe Digital Tachometer

    Started by Paul Jones, Oct 29, 2014 08:47 PM
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  11. A sanding gouge

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 09:05 AM
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  12. Pencil Shave

    Started by CedarSlayer, Oct 30, 2014 09:04 AM
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  13. Moved: Filing Machine

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  14. Sharpening Jig for gouges

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 09:24 AM
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    Oct 31, 2014, 04:02 AM Go to last post
  15. Deep Hollowing Tool

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 08:32 AM
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  16. Plumbing Spanner

    Started by Workshopshed, Oct 29, 2014 11:26 AM
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  17. Bead Roller Modifications.

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 28, 2014 04:06 PM
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  18. Organizer Philips Screwdriver.

    Started by Hotz, Oct 27, 2014 05:50 PM
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  19. Shop Made English Wheel

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 24, 2014 02:03 PM
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