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  1. Moved: QCTP knurling holder fix

    Started by Cascao, Jan 22, 2018 05:07 AM
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  2. Moved: 15 minute small universal welding table.

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  3. Cool Leadscrew Handweel

    Started by Cascao, Jan 22, 2018 04:33 AM
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  4. Octagonal Stock Jig for Table Saw

    Started by Willworkfortools, Jan 22, 2018 11:46 AM
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  5. Moved: Multiple hand stamp helping hand.

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 20, 2018 02:58 PM
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  6. Moved: Hammer With Replaceable Faces

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 18, 2018 06:46 AM
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  7. Table covers for the mini mill

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 24, 2018 08:12 AM
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  8. Moved: Swarf Magnet for the milling table slots and other small areas.

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  9. Moved: Lathe Spider Chuck at rear of the lathe spindle

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  10. Moved: Wire Clamp aid - Old idea

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  11. Tool unknown

    Started by mariusmarius, Jan 13, 2018 11:52 PM
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  12. Cool ProRider

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  13. Moved: Leather earpads for headset - protective earmuff

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  14. Moved: Retractable internal screw cutting tool

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  15. Moved: Reducing the jaw lift of a Wilton 11674 Vise for use on a mill

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