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    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Forging a 2.5kg Racing Style Axe

    Started by Garage workshop, Nov 3, 2015 11:39 AM
    blacksmith, forged axe, homemade axe, racing axe
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    Mar 13, 2016, 02:13 PM Go to last post
  2. Cold cut saw powered by treadmill motor.

    Started by machiningfool, Sep 10, 2015 11:55 AM
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    Mar 12, 2016, 04:56 PM Go to last post
  3. Moved: A table for my mill

    Started by Frank S, Mar 3, 2016 10:42 PM
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    Mar 12, 2016, 02:25 PM Go to last post
  4. Rolling Tool Cart

    Started by Captainleeward, Mar 11, 2016 02:20 PM
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    Mar 12, 2016, 02:57 AM Go to last post
  5. SS Circle Center Finder Tool

    Started by kess, Mar 9, 2016 12:52 PM
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    Mar 12, 2016, 02:53 AM Go to last post
  6. Angle Grinder bracket with cable tidy?

    Started by AdrianH, Mar 11, 2016 04:05 PM
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    Mar 12, 2016, 02:38 AM Go to last post
  7. Root Drip Irrigation Stakes

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 11, 2016 05:44 AM
    irrigation, pvc pipe, thermal forming
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    Mar 12, 2016, 02:19 AM Go to last post
  8. Quick change tooling rack

    Started by Frank S, Mar 11, 2016 12:52 AM
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    Mar 12, 2016, 02:16 AM Go to last post
  9. Back splash tooling holder

    Started by Frank S, Mar 11, 2016 12:41 AM
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    Mar 12, 2016, 02:12 AM Go to last post
  10. Quick and simple bicycle stand

    Started by Frank S, Mar 9, 2016 07:35 PM
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    Mar 12, 2016, 02:03 AM Go to last post
  11. lawn tractor lift

    Started by robbygordon@live.com, Jun 15, 2015 01:35 PM
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    Mar 11, 2016, 06:24 PM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Radial Arm Saw Table/jig

    Started by Brendon, Mar 6, 2016 12:55 PM
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  13. Moved: Dremel Lathe Tool Post Grinder

    Started by RFS, Feb 29, 2016 10:44 PM
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  14. Motorcycle lift table

    Started by Fishman, Nov 16, 2013 04:56 AM
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    Mar 10, 2016, 02:05 PM Go to last post
  15. 3/4-16 to MT2 Spindle Adapter

    Started by astroracer, Mar 6, 2016 03:14 PM
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    Mar 10, 2016, 11:20 AM Go to last post
  16. Homemade DRO Bracket

    Started by astroracer, Mar 7, 2016 05:53 AM
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    Mar 9, 2016, 06:58 AM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Indicator magnet mount for my South Bend 9" lathe

    Started by oldtimer, Mar 7, 2016 08:49 AM
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  18. Moved: FKD's DIY Dust Collector

    Started by Fortkentdad, Mar 6, 2016 07:31 PM
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  19. Moved: Small Rotary Mill/Drill Fixture

    Started by astroracer, Mar 6, 2016 02:51 PM
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