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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  1. Homemade belt grinder buffing wheel attachment - video

    Started by Jon, Dec 11, 2019 12:38 PM
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  2. Homemade pipe bender - video

    Started by Jon, Dec 11, 2019 12:29 PM
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  3. Underwater power tools - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 7, 2019 10:30 AM
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  4. 1880s derailed steam locomotive - photo

    Started by Jon, Dec 8, 2019 08:27 PM
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  5. Chestnut splitting tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 10, 2019 07:13 PM
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  6. Homemade chisel sharpening jig - video

    Started by Jon, Dec 10, 2019 12:13 PM
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  7. Homemade curve sander - video

    Started by Jon, Dec 10, 2019 12:08 PM
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  8. Angled overlapping corner kitchen drawers - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 7, 2019 07:13 PM
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  9. Smoking a pig in a homemade smoking pit - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 7, 2019 08:27 PM
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  10. Homemade brass oiler from shell case - video

    Started by Jon, Dec 9, 2019 12:40 PM
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  11. Homemade parallel link planer jig - videos

    Started by Jon, Dec 9, 2019 12:44 PM
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  12. Milling Compound Angles

    Started by shopandmath, Dec 9, 2019 11:46 AM
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  13. Rolling bridge - GIF and video

    Started by Jon, Dec 5, 2019 09:51 PM
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  14. Small truck rail riding carriage - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 30, 2019 09:51 PM
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  15. Giant boiler door falls off - GIF

    Started by Jon, Nov 30, 2019 08:27 PM
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  16. 3D cutting board craze examples

    Started by Jon, Oct 2, 2016 01:03 PM
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  17. Firefighting missiles for highrise buildings - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 3, 2019 06:07 AM
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  18. Geared steam locomotives - video and photo

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