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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. homemade sheet metal bender

    Started by duncan.briffa, Nov 21, 2013 08:31 AM
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    Nov 21, 2013, 11:06 AM Go to last post
  2. fast firewood redneck chopsaw

    Started by chainsawearl, Nov 15, 2013 06:43 PM
    chainsaw, firewood, wood
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    Nov 20, 2013, 12:48 PM Go to last post
  3. Milling Machine Knee Drive Socket

    Started by Catfish, Nov 20, 2013 10:51 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 20, 2013, 11:02 AM Go to last post
  4. Air jack

    Started by REED FLEMMMMING, Oct 3, 2013 01:09 AM
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    Nov 19, 2013, 04:15 PM Go to last post
  5. Milling Vise Handle

    Started by Catfish, Nov 19, 2013 12:15 PM
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    Nov 19, 2013, 12:52 PM Go to last post
  6. Timber Jack

    Started by Caboose, Nov 18, 2013 07:11 PM
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    Nov 19, 2013, 08:36 AM Go to last post
  7. Surface Gauge Base Mod

    Started by Catfish, Nov 15, 2013 06:52 PM
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    Nov 18, 2013, 11:03 AM Go to last post
  8. Lathe Carriage Dial Indicator Mount

    Started by Catfish, Nov 15, 2013 06:22 PM
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    Nov 18, 2013, 10:11 AM Go to last post
  9. Milling Machine Handwheels

    Started by Catfish, Nov 15, 2013 06:12 PM
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    Nov 18, 2013, 10:10 AM Go to last post
  10. Fixture Plate

    Started by Catfish, Nov 14, 2013 02:58 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 18, 2013, 10:09 AM Go to last post
  11. Sine Bars 2" & 5"

    Started by Catfish, Nov 14, 2013 02:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 18, 2013, 10:06 AM Go to last post
  12. Cool Gasket Cutter

    Started by Catfish, Oct 13, 2013 12:50 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    Nov 16, 2013, 08:36 PM Go to last post
  13. Milling Jacks

    Started by Catfish, Nov 14, 2013 12:35 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 14, 2013, 01:00 PM Go to last post
  14. Milling Machine Tram Gauge

    Started by Catfish, Nov 14, 2013 12:27 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 14, 2013, 12:59 PM Go to last post
  15. Arbor 1" for Side Milling Cutters

    Started by Catfish, Nov 13, 2013 09:24 PM
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    Nov 14, 2013, 08:00 AM Go to last post
  16. Truck Bed Bike Mount

    Started by Harvey Melvin Richards, Nov 8, 2013 11:42 AM
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    Nov 13, 2013, 10:47 AM Go to last post
  17. Lightbulb Cheap coolant system

    Started by romac, Feb 14, 2013 06:15 PM
    filters, grinding, lathe, milling
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    Nov 11, 2013, 02:19 PM Go to last post
  18. Porta-band mount

    Started by 1dmaxpwr, Nov 3, 2013 08:39 PM
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    Nov 11, 2013, 02:16 PM Go to last post
  19. Poll Poll: Official Contest Thread - Final Voting Poll

    Started by kbalch, Nov 1, 2013 11:39 AM
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    Nov 11, 2013, 12:19 PM Go to last post
  20. My welding cart

    Started by 1dmaxpwr, Nov 3, 2013 09:09 PM
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