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Nice bandsaw featherboard

Nice build overall, bit more work than I would take on. Maybe I could do the 3D printed version? https://www.instructables.com/id/Bandsaw-Featherboard-and-Point-Fence/

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Interesting jig for table legs on a tablesaw

The build allows for the leg to be tapered, and then spun to round it out. Interesting take if you do not have a lathe. I can see making a baseball bat this way too.

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Another dado jig

Another nice build for a dado jig. Simple too.

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Crazy 3 in one build for a dremel

The author made a mill/drillpress, lathe, and router table in one build. Its really nice looking but…wow, would take me forever to build. https://www.paoson.com/en/blog/homemade-rotary-tool-multipurpose-workstation-2-n129 https://www.paoson.com/en/blog/homemade-rotary-tool-multipurpose-workstation–n128

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Interesting Oscillating sander build

Not so sure I would go to the extent the author did to build this. But still a nice idea and build overall. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/diy-spindle-sander-oscillating-machine-76002?homelistings#post144991

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Nice clamp build

The author provides the plans to build it for free too. This looks like a good design to convert to a CNC as well. http://www.rcturka.com/quick-cam-clamps-pdf.html

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Nice drill press table build

Nice build, I like how it has built in grooves to hold the clamps down. Me…I bought a cheap table at Harbor Freight for $30. https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drill-Press-Table-and-Fence/

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Nice build for a mini electric belt sander

Its alot of work but you can build it with mostly basic tools. Not sure if the motor used will be enough to power it thought.

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Nice drill press conversion

Not so sure I would do this, the authors swapped out the old drillpress motor for brushless motor that has a speed control on it. Instead of using pulleys to change out the speed. Nice build but alot of work. … Continue reading

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Free hacksaw blades

The author takes a broken bandsaw blade, puts 2 holes in it and you have a hacksaw blade. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/free-hacksaw-blades-how-make-them-75797?homelistings#post144054

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