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  1. Powder Coating

    Started by Ogre, Mar 12, 2012 11:03 AM
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  2. small crane that mounts on a mill table

    Started by rgsparber, Jan 16, 2014 02:30 PM
    crane, lifting, mill
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    Jan 17, 2014, 09:10 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 3,388
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    Jan 15, 2014, 01:07 PM Go to last post
  3. homemade mini wood plane

    Started by Ash, Jan 14, 2014 02:06 PM
    plane, woodworking
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    Jan 15, 2014, 09:38 AM Go to last post
  4. Hardwood Marking Gauge

    Started by Catfish, Jan 14, 2014 05:29 PM
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    Jan 15, 2014, 08:43 AM Go to last post
  5. Copper Faced Hammer, small

    Started by Catfish, Jan 14, 2014 05:26 PM
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    Jan 15, 2014, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  6. solder centre

    Started by naughtyboy, Jan 10, 2014 03:42 AM
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    Jan 7, 2014, 09:24 AM Go to last post
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    Jan 4, 2014, 07:00 PM Go to last post
  7. Motorcycle wheel building jig

    Started by akendall1966, Jan 2, 2014 03:30 PM
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    Jan 3, 2014, 12:03 PM Go to last post
  8. wood-fired portable oven

    Started by duncan.briffa, Jan 2, 2014 01:30 PM
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  9. Lightbulb adjustable step drill for bolt

    Started by glockart, Jan 2, 2014 12:44 PM
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    Jan 3, 2014, 11:58 AM Go to last post
  10. Drawing Compound Angled holes with 3D CAD

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 31, 2013 06:50 AM
    cad drawings, compound angles
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    Jan 2, 2014, 03:36 PM Go to last post
  11. Gingery Shaper

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 31, 2013 06:46 AM
    casting, shaper
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    Dec 31, 2013, 12:00 PM Go to last post
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    Dec 30, 2013, 08:38 AM Go to last post
  12. Jack stand/car ramp

    Started by gto57, Dec 13, 2013 10:07 PM
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    Dec 26, 2013, 04:00 PM Go to last post
  13. MY frame saw

    Started by azur, Dec 19, 2013 05:46 PM
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    Dec 20, 2013, 09:04 AM Go to last post
  14. sheet metal profile cutter

    Started by duncan.briffa, Dec 16, 2013 12:53 PM
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  15. Plan / Drawing Holder

    Started by Catfish, Dec 15, 2013 09:57 AM
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    Dec 16, 2013, 09:08 AM Go to last post
  16. Drill Bit Rack

    Started by Catfish, Dec 13, 2013 02:44 PM
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