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  1. light and magnifier

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 11, 2013 06:23 AM
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    Jul 11, 2013, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  2. 3 bits

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 9, 2013 03:43 AM
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    Jul 9, 2013, 08:37 AM Go to last post
  3. magnetic chip guard

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 8, 2013 10:15 AM
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    Jul 8, 2013, 10:41 AM Go to last post
  4. Powehammer

    Started by Geoff Keyes, Jul 4, 2013 02:58 PM
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    Jul 6, 2013, 10:36 PM Go to last post
  5. Big Bench Vice out of scrap

    Started by Ed., Jun 27, 2013 05:03 PM
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    Jul 4, 2013, 02:57 PM Go to last post
  6. cross stitch holder

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 2, 2013 09:46 AM
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    Jul 3, 2013, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  7. lathe light/magnifier

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 2, 2013 09:37 AM
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    Jul 3, 2013, 08:23 AM Go to last post
  8. lathe coolant supply

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 2, 2013 04:55 AM
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    Jul 2, 2013, 08:35 AM Go to last post
  9. 3 Wheel steadies & string steady

    Started by ColWA, Jun 29, 2013 09:25 PM
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    Jul 1, 2013, 09:31 AM Go to last post
  10. Wood Turning Tools

    Started by ColWA, Jun 29, 2013 08:50 PM
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    Jul 1, 2013, 09:27 AM Go to last post
  11. Vice softjaws

    Started by Workshopshed, Jun 29, 2013 10:05 AM
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    Jul 1, 2013, 09:24 AM Go to last post
  12. ford truck cab dolly

    Started by jniolon, Jun 29, 2013 09:40 AM
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    Jul 1, 2013, 09:21 AM Go to last post
  13. Set of wood carving chisels.

    Started by Ed., Jun 27, 2013 04:47 PM
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    Jun 28, 2013, 11:09 AM Go to last post
  14. TIG Cooler

    Started by Ed., Jun 27, 2013 05:43 PM
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  15. Heavy welding table

    Started by Ed., Jun 27, 2013 05:18 PM
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    Jun 28, 2013, 09:11 AM Go to last post
  16. Two small stainless hammers

    Started by Ed., Jun 27, 2013 04:36 PM
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    Jun 28, 2013, 09:06 AM Go to last post
  17. collet for lathe

    Started by naughtyboy, Jun 23, 2013 02:39 AM
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    Jun 28, 2013, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  18. Hand Held English Wheel Planisher

    Started by Wendelspanswick, Jun 20, 2013 04:46 AM
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    Jun 26, 2013, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  19. chuck adaptor and tapping guide

    Started by naughtyboy, Jun 22, 2013 06:44 AM
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