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  1. Little Bedan (2mm)

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 12, 2014 04:42 AM
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    Nov 18, 2014, 06:35 AM Go to last post
  2. Rainbow rubber bracelets fork tool

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 12, 2014 12:49 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,517
    Nov 18, 2014, 03:50 AM Go to last post
  3. Thickness dial caliper

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 12, 2014 04:32 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,486
    Nov 18, 2014, 03:48 AM Go to last post
  4. Moved: Radius Cutting Lathe Experiment

    Started by MetalDesigner, Nov 7, 2014 03:17 AM
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  5. Cross Slide Modification for vise

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 13, 2014 04:27 AM
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    Nov 17, 2014, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  6. router mortiser

    Started by Nolan, Aug 29, 2013 03:28 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Nov 17, 2014, 10:36 AM Go to last post
  7. Machine moving rolling lever

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 14, 2014 02:27 AM
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    Nov 17, 2014, 04:19 AM Go to last post
  8. Moved: Weed Wacker(R) Modification

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 7, 2013 01:22 PM
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  9. Motorized Bead Roller with Stand

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 9, 2014 01:45 PM
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    Nov 16, 2014, 11:32 PM Go to last post
  10. Talking Making things out of Plastic Jug's etc!

    Started by thudpucker, Nov 14, 2014 06:04 PM
    heat gun, plastic, polymers
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    Nov 16, 2014, 07:23 PM Go to last post
  11. String Winder, pepper mill style

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 13, 2014 06:31 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Nov 16, 2014, 06:13 PM Go to last post
  12. String winder, powered version

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 13, 2014 06:42 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Nov 16, 2014, 06:10 PM Go to last post
  13. Neck Rest

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 13, 2014 06:58 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    Nov 16, 2014, 05:45 PM Go to last post
  14. Lathe RPM Indicator.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 13, 2014 04:24 AM
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    Nov 14, 2014, 06:57 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,941
    Nov 14, 2014, 05:29 PM Go to last post
  15. Guitar side winder

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 12, 2014 04:30 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    Nov 13, 2014, 10:09 PM Go to last post
  16. Tube Length Marking tool

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 11, 2014 12:27 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    Nov 13, 2014, 08:18 PM Go to last post
  17. Motor Driven Filing machine

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 12, 2014 04:25 AM
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    Nov 13, 2014, 08:18 PM Go to last post
  18. Screw Jigs for beveling screws ends.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 12, 2014 01:18 PM
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    Nov 13, 2014, 08:14 PM Go to last post
  19. Lathe tool Sharpener.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 13, 2014 04:21 AM
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