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  1. Moved: Homemade Bar Clamp - Re-Bar Clamp

    Started by AMG warkshop, Aug 23, 2016 10:33 AM
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  2. Retractable casters for table saw stand

    Started by sawdust298, Jun 14, 2016 07:21 PM
    casters, diy, retractable, table saw
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    Sep 4, 2016, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Hand Crafted Round Knife - Leather Workers Tool...

    Started by GBrackett, Jan 22, 2015 01:00 PM
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  4. Cordless drill made Corded

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Feb 13, 2015 03:31 PM
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    Sep 3, 2016, 06:39 PM Go to last post
  5. Power Hacksaw Attachment for the Lathe

    Started by Polar Hunter, Jul 13, 2016 05:51 PM
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    Sep 3, 2016, 06:38 PM Go to last post
  6. Portable Bandsaw Vertical Bracket

    Started by Machine_Punk, Jan 2, 2013 12:44 AM
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    Sep 3, 2016, 06:14 PM Go to last post
  7. high power moto tool (hack)

    Started by penca, Sep 2, 2016 09:24 PM
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    Sep 3, 2016, 07:41 AM Go to last post
  8. Radius or Ball Turning Tool for the Mini Lathe

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 2, 2016 11:07 AM
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    Sep 3, 2016, 07:26 AM Go to last post
  9. Off Hand Drilling Jig..Re-purposed tool

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 2, 2016 10:56 AM
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    Sep 3, 2016, 07:22 AM Go to last post
  10. New Article: Repairing a CamelBak Water Bottle

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 30, 2016 09:04 PM
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  11. Portable Air Tank

    Started by astroracer, Aug 30, 2016 01:28 PM
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  12. Question How should I build a brush grapple?

    Started by TimHeide, Sep 1, 2016 02:46 PM
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  13. Mini Mill or any Mill Tramming aid.

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 2, 2016 03:05 PM
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  14. Moved: An Accurate Quick change tool holder

    Started by Metaler, Aug 30, 2016 09:38 AM
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  15. Another Rolling Work Center

    Started by astroracer, Aug 30, 2016 01:39 PM
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    Sep 2, 2016, 07:54 AM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Universal Grinder Fine Feed Adjuster

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 26, 2016 03:05 PM
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  17. Small Welding Table From Scrap

    Started by astroracer, Aug 30, 2016 01:19 PM
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    Sep 1, 2016, 03:41 PM Go to last post
  18. Delta 14 Inch Band Saw Metal Wood Variable Speed

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 28, 2016 10:48 PM
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