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

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  1. Pillar movers or anything else

    Started by LoongUdom, Apr 6, 2014 11:53 AM
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    Apr 7, 2014, 07:19 AM Go to last post
  2. F-Style Quick Adjust Clamps

    Started by mlochala, Apr 1, 2014 07:36 PM
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    Apr 2, 2014, 08:20 AM Go to last post
  3. Compact Workshop Welding Area

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 8, 2013 08:29 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    Apr 1, 2014, 09:40 PM Go to last post
  4. welding positioner, rotating table

    Started by radom, Mar 29, 2014 10:00 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 13,210
    Mar 31, 2014, 08:15 AM Go to last post
  5. Tripan based system centering tool

    Started by Okapi, Mar 24, 2014 06:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 25, 2014, 10:40 AM Go to last post
  6. Small Parts Holding For Router Table

    Started by Lsmart, Mar 22, 2014 11:25 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 24, 2014, 08:52 AM Go to last post
  7. Transformable extended workbench

    Started by kzmaher, Mar 21, 2014 04:04 AM
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    Mar 21, 2014, 01:21 PM Go to last post
  8. Homemade Carving bench

    Started by Claudio, Mar 12, 2014 10:36 AM
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    Mar 19, 2014, 04:16 PM Go to last post
  9. Rim Roller for Cleaning/Polishing Wheels

    Started by astroracer, Mar 18, 2014 07:08 PM
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    Mar 19, 2014, 08:19 AM Go to last post
  10. Mobilizing my Hydraulic Press

    Started by astroracer, Mar 16, 2014 06:19 PM
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    Mar 17, 2014, 05:46 PM Go to last post
  11. Building Flat Top Plate Bender

    Started by astroracer, Mar 16, 2014 06:28 PM
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    Mar 17, 2014, 07:51 AM Go to last post
  12. modified spade bits for camlocs

    Started by naughtyboy, Mar 14, 2014 07:49 AM
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    Mar 14, 2014, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  13. Cab removal tool

    Started by yoyyoy1, Mar 12, 2014 10:58 AM
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    Mar 12, 2014, 05:43 PM Go to last post
  14. Tube Notcher

    Started by chowpay, Mar 12, 2014 12:08 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Mar 12, 2014, 01:54 PM Go to last post
  15. Taper Attachment for 11" Logan Lathe

    Started by Catfish, Mar 1, 2014 01:33 PM
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    Mar 10, 2014, 07:09 PM Go to last post
  16. Sealant tool

    Started by Workshopshed, Mar 1, 2014 03:29 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,164
    Mar 10, 2014, 05:39 PM Go to last post
  17. Band saw mods

    Started by pursang, Mar 2, 2014 05:03 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,200
    Mar 10, 2014, 09:04 AM Go to last post
  18. Band saw...wood to metal

    Started by ecm_this, Mar 5, 2014 08:57 AM
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    Mar 5, 2014, 11:34 AM Go to last post
  19. Figure Skate Sharpening machine

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 4, 2014 08:27 PM
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    Mar 5, 2014, 11:30 AM Go to last post
  20. Lathe DRO, 11" Logan

    Started by Catfish, Mar 1, 2014 12:12 PM
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    Mar 3, 2014, 08:52 AM Go to last post



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