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  1. Fly Cutter 3" cutting dia.

    Started by Catfish, Dec 13, 2013 02:36 PM
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    Dec 16, 2013, 09:02 AM Go to last post
  2. Moved: Box for Tram Gage

    Started by Catfish, Dec 15, 2013 09:51 AM
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  3. Jaws for odd shapes.

    Started by ColWA, Dec 12, 2013 07:57 PM
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  4. Bottle openers

    Started by Workshopshed, Dec 12, 2013 08:26 AM
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    Dec 13, 2013, 02:12 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Deck Board Straightener

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 9, 2013 06:46 PM
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  6. Mill Tramming Gauge for Christmas

    Started by Catfish, Dec 11, 2013 01:15 PM
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    Dec 11, 2013, 01:56 PM Go to last post
  7. Valve Cage & Mandrel

    Started by Catfish, Dec 8, 2013 01:37 PM
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    Dec 9, 2013, 09:23 AM Go to last post
  8. Shopmade Panel Saw

    Started by fordyy, Dec 5, 2013 03:13 AM
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    Dec 5, 2013, 08:48 AM Go to last post
  9. Clock disassembly tool

    Started by Workshopshed, Nov 30, 2013 01:30 PM
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    Dec 2, 2013, 11:03 AM Go to last post
  10. 9 peice chisel cabinet

    Started by MDWoodArt, Nov 26, 2013 01:08 PM
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    Nov 30, 2013, 01:45 PM Go to last post
  11. Surf Mat Rolling Welding Iron

    Started by weldup, Nov 24, 2013 02:21 PM
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    Nov 28, 2013, 03:10 PM Go to last post
  12. Lathe Workpiece Alignment Tool

    Started by Catfish, Nov 15, 2013 06:32 PM
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    Nov 26, 2013, 03:32 PM Go to last post
  13. I would like to build,,,,

    Started by DocModisett, Mar 7, 2012 07:25 AM
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  14. Holesaw Modification

    Started by Workshopshed, Nov 25, 2013 03:57 AM
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    Nov 25, 2013, 08:53 AM Go to last post
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  15. Drill Press Quill DRO

    Started by Catfish, Nov 23, 2013 05:32 PM
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    Nov 25, 2013, 08:47 AM Go to last post
  16. Milling Machine Knee DRO

    Started by Catfish, Nov 20, 2013 11:29 AM
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    Nov 23, 2013, 05:11 PM Go to last post
  17. Cold Chisel

    Started by Catfish, Nov 22, 2013 11:30 AM
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  18. Pocket Scribe

    Started by Catfish, Nov 20, 2013 02:54 PM
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    Nov 22, 2013, 12:38 PM Go to last post
  19. Sewing Stiletto

    Started by Catfish, Nov 22, 2013 10:13 AM
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