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    Tool of the week! Tool of the week!

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    Congratulations CharlesWaugh - your Vise is the Homemade Tool of the Week!

    Yet another big week around here, but - a rarity - a clear winner this week.

    Some more nice picks from this week:

    Anti-Backlash Nuts by Max Maker
    Gantry Crane by BrianGreul
    Bandsaw by Sam's Workshop Diary
    Sheetmetal Brake by BrianGreul
    Ruler Case by Max Maker
    Metal Chuck Faceplate by Christophe Mineau
    Bead Roller Speed Controller by curte
    Wooden Hand Plane by R-Fabrication
    Tape Dispenser by rgsparber
    Manual Edge Burnisher by Christophe Mineau
    Shrinker/Stretcher Stands by jwitkowski
    Large Mechanical Edge Burnisher by Christophe Mineau
    Portable Storage Drawers by Christophe Mineau
    Marking Gauge by Make Things
    Slitting Chisel by Frontier Forge
    Digital Caliper Testing Method by Lahis

    CharlesWaugh - we've added your tool entry to our All Homemade Tool of the Week winners post. And, you'll now notice the wrench-on-pedestal award in the awards showcase in your postbit, visible beneath your username:

    You'll be receiving a $25 online gift card, in your choice of Amazon, PayPal, or bitcoin. Please PM me your current email address and gift card choice and I'll get it sent over right away.

    Nice work!

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    CharlesWaugh's Tools
    All parts are mild steel.
    I'm glad I found a mag base drill on craigslist for $75 - it makes poking holes, reaming them, and even tapping them much more fun.

    I want to make V-plates for the jaws, yes. They are on my list.
    Charles Waugh
    "Any tool is just a kit, to be modified as needed for the job at hand"

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    Fair warning. I am totally going to rob your house. (Damn!)

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    Great job, very versatile.

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