Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - dremel - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 May 2016 00:30:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Restore a Drill-Press Stand (Aka RIP'ing its Rust) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-a-Drill-Press-Stand-Aka-RIPing-Its-/
How to Restore a Drill-Press Stand (Aka RIP'ing its Rust) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/DBDU/IN7ON00F/F4SDBDUIN7ON00F.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I would say that this Drill-Press Stand looks horrible, But Drill-Press Stands might have feelings, So I'm not going to say that.I might as well also get an award for that-- The last thing you need to make a Drill-Press Stand cry, The salt in the tears would make it rust even more!I recently found a...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:04:30 PDT
How to Make The Ultimate Wooden Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #3 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Ultimate-Wooden-Vise-DIY-Woodworki/
How to Make The Ultimate Wooden Vise | DIY Woodworking Tools #3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/IXRF/IMMFFO1Z/FWBIXRFIMMFFO1Z.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 I've been needing another vise for quite a long time now. I have one vise, Which is in my room (My room serves as a workshop). Sometimes, When I do messier projects, Such as ones with a lot of sawdust, I prefer doing them in our balcony. Because I have one vise, And it is pretty difficult to remove ...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 01:19:13 PDT
Battery Powered Dremel & Electric Screwdriver!(Portable)From Home Supplies! http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powered-Dremel-Electric-ScrewdriverPortabl/
Battery Powered Dremel & Electric Screwdriver!(Portable)From Home Supplies! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MN54/IM6JCLYW/FDXMN54IM6JCLYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MN54/IM6JCLYW/FDXMN54IM6JCLYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MN54/IM6JCLYW/FDXMN54IM6JCLYW.SMALL.jpg diyfuntech In This Instructable, I'll Show you how To Make a Portable Dremel & Screwdriver!I am Myself a Electronic hobbyist, After Completing Any Project We Often Give It a Finishing Touch By Enclosing it Inside a case! But Often The Case Doesn't Have Specific Cut Outs Or Holes To Place The components! So We ...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 07:32:36 PDT
Wooden precision mini router base for rotary tool (with cardboard prototype) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mini-Router-Base-for-Rotary-Tool-with-Cardb/
Wooden precision mini router base for rotary tool (with cardboard prototype) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3RMI/IIM1ULLK/FOT3RMIIIM1ULLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3RMI/IIM1ULLK/FOT3RMIIIM1ULLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3RMI/IIM1ULLK/FOT3RMIIIM1ULLK.SMALL.jpg maKACS I have a Dremel like rotary tool and I wanted a mini router base for it. It can be bought from Dremel or Stewmac e.g. http://www.dremel.com/en-us/Tools/Pages/ToolDetail...http://www.stewmac.com/Luthier_Tools/Tools_by_Job/...but I decided to make one. Made an initial research and found some good and ...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 14:57:12 PST
DIY Rotary Cutter From Old Metal Bottle Caps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rotary-Cutter-From-Old-Metal-Bottle-Caps/
DIY Rotary Cutter From Old Metal Bottle Caps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/GIQ7/IIDJEFL9/FEZGIQ7IIDJEFL9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/GIQ7/IIDJEFL9/FEZGIQ7IIDJEFL9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/GIQ7/IIDJEFL9/FEZGIQ7IIDJEFL9.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Hello Guys!Nice to see you all after a long time...Welcome to our newest DIY...And this time we are going to make A DIY Rotary Cutter from old metal soda bottle caps...Trailer : [Play Video]So, let's get started... Watch the Video Full Instruction Video : [Play Video] Materials Required... So,...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 02:24:12 PST
Ultimate AIO, Totally Over-Engineered, Dremel/Rotary Tool Drill Press / Sander / Grinder / Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-AIO-Totally-Over-Engineered-DremelRotary-/
Ultimate AIO, Totally Over-Engineered, Dremel/Rotary Tool Drill Press / Sander / Grinder / Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/VWTK/IF2DEHKX/FIHVWTKIF2DEHKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/VWTK/IF2DEHKX/FIHVWTKIF2DEHKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/VWTK/IF2DEHKX/FIHVWTKIF2DEHKX.SMALL.jpg Neeraj Juneja There are some really good Instructables showing how to make a Dremel/rotary tool drill press that inspired me to make one for myself. As I started designing, I wondered if I could combine the drill press functionality with a sander and while I was at it, also add the router functionality. And oh, m...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 20:07:18 PDT
How to use Drill to cut horizontally (as a dremel replacement) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-Drill-to-cut-horizontally-as-a-dremel-r/
How to use Drill to cut horizontally (as a dremel replacement) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/TN7B/IC66ZLEE/F3GTN7BIC66ZLEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/TN7B/IC66ZLEE/F3GTN7BIC66ZLEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/TN7B/IC66ZLEE/F3GTN7BIC66ZLEE.SMALL.jpg Prem_Sagar This is a quick hack to help you cut horizontally when you don’t have any horizontal cutting tool or dremel with you.This project is a result of our sheer resourcefulness when we were in dire need of cutting some acrylic sheets and wood blocks, and didn’t have access to Dremel or wood cutters.Tools ...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:24:13 PDT
Wood carving with a Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-carving-with-a-Dremel/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:08:15 PDT
Plunge Router Base for a Fixed Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Plunge-Router-Base-for-a-Fixed-Router/
Plunge Router Base for a Fixed Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/61WQ/I7HGADQV/F6V61WQI7HGADQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/61WQ/I7HGADQV/F6V61WQI7HGADQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/61WQ/I7HGADQV/F6V61WQI7HGADQV.SMALL.jpg schnurrbart For many beginning woodworkers, the dilemma of whether to buy a fixed or plunge router (and when/why to use one over the other) can be confusing. For most projects, a fixed router will take care of the job handily, but there are times when a plunge router is helpful or necessary. Purchasing a comb...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:56:10 PDT
DIY 2$ Dremel Router Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-2-Dremel-Router-Attachment/
DIY 2$ Dremel Router Attachment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/4AQ5/IE7J3NFL/FW44AQ5IE7J3NFL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/4AQ5/IE7J3NFL/FW44AQ5IE7J3NFL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/4AQ5/IE7J3NFL/FW44AQ5IE7J3NFL.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick ible I'm gonna show you how to make a simple router attachment for your dremel (original or not like mine) using just a plastic jar saved from the garbage.I have a cheap and not original dremel so the last thing I want is spend 20/30$ to buy a router attachment for it; so ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:37:02 PST
Improvised Safety Guard for Rotary Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-Guard-for-Rotary-Tool/
Improvised Safety Guard for Rotary Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/SL28/I3GXBIT0/F2NSL28I3GXBIT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/SL28/I3GXBIT0/F2NSL28I3GXBIT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/SL28/I3GXBIT0/F2NSL28I3GXBIT0.SMALL.jpg notingkool I recently had to cut a long groove into a stainless steel tube, and because I had to watch closely to see where I was cutting, I wanted to add some extra protection, just in case the cutting disc broke.Cutting deep and long grooves is quite dangerous, any bad movement could brake the disc, and high...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:49:12 PST
Best DIY Dremel Sander Ever http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Dremel-Sander-Ever/
Best DIY Dremel Sander Ever - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/TGEM/I2LMMFJO/FBNTGEMI2LMMFJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/TGEM/I2LMMFJO/FBNTGEMI2LMMFJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/TGEM/I2LMMFJO/FBNTGEMI2LMMFJO.SMALL.jpg lsp123 This is probably the cheapest and best Dremel sander you can make without any modification. It is really safe since its just soft plastic it is well balanced and most of all no weight at all so no unnecessary vibration. This Is What I Used Spice bottle top Dremel mandrel Double sided tape Sandp...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:51:48 PST
Easy Mini Drill Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Mini-Drill-Press/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 03:11:56 PDT
DIY Dremel Sanding Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dremel-Sanding-Bands/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:39:55 PDT
Dremel tool post grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-tool-post-grinder/
Dremel tool post grinder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/NDIX/HZ5DSX3E/FZWNDIXHZ5DSX3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/NDIX/HZ5DSX3E/FZWNDIXHZ5DSX3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/NDIX/HZ5DSX3E/FZWNDIXHZ5DSX3E.SMALL.jpg wireb While working on a custom lionel rivet punch for my dad I ran into the need for a tool post grinder. Since this is one off project I did not want to purchase a new one. So decided to see what I could build out of my scrap bin. I happen to have a old Dremel and some aluminum scrap so decided to go wi...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:16:55 PDT
Sanding Pads with Velcro Backing Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Velcro-Backed-Sanding-Pads/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 13:25:12 PDT
Homemade center finder tool, quick, cheap, easy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-center-finder-tool-quick-cheap-easy/
Homemade center finder tool, quick, cheap, easy. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/UJBS/HUOPBR6P/FBSUJBSHUOPBR6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/UJBS/HUOPBR6P/FBSUJBSHUOPBR6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/UJBS/HUOPBR6P/FBSUJBSHUOPBR6P.SMALL.jpg DrPeper This is a quick method to make a small tool which allows you to find the centers of circular shaped objects, such as disks or the ends of cylindrical objects. You place it on the edge of a round object so that the pins underneath rest against the sides of the object, then draw a line along the stra...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 01:52:06 PDT
Toothbrush to rotary tool bristle brush http://www.instructables.com/id/Toothbrush-to-rotary-tool-bristle-brush/
Toothbrush to rotary tool bristle brush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/9MOY/HSVGB5D3/F4J9MOYHSVGB5D3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/9MOY/HSVGB5D3/F4J9MOYHSVGB5D3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/9MOY/HSVGB5D3/F4J9MOYHSVGB5D3.SMALL.jpg Mojo_JoJo Here's another take on putting a used toothbrush to good use. My toothbrush seems to wear out within a month and worse still, only the top half of the brush wears out while the bottom half seems fine. Must be something wrong with the way I brush my teeth. But not to worry, this ible is sure to put a...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 02:22:28 PDT
Inexpensive Dremel Router Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Dremel-Router-Attachment/
Inexpensive Dremel Router Attachment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/TP38/HRPNCKFB/F41TP38HRPNCKFB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/TP38/HRPNCKFB/F41TP38HRPNCKFB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/TP38/HRPNCKFB/F41TP38HRPNCKFB.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov Dremel is a brand of cutting tools for small-scale applications. Where I live, they do sell attachments for the dremel to convert it from a cut-off tool into a router, but I couldn't justify the cost. For a router attachment it was near $30. Here's an instructable on how to make a router attachment ...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 00:28:26 PST
PVC Dremel drill press http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Dremel-drill-press/
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 20:24:40 PDT
Make a Dremel with Custom Removable Attachments! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Dremel-with-Custom-Removable-Attachments/
Make a Dremel with Custom Removable Attachments! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/2SNW/HFD1EMZZ/FYO2SNWHFD1EMZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/2SNW/HFD1EMZZ/FYO2SNWHFD1EMZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/2SNW/HFD1EMZZ/FYO2SNWHFD1EMZZ.SMALL.jpg Verticees Hello Everyone, This is my biggest Instructable so far! I have been designing this for about two months, and have really enjoyed making it. It is a drill/dremel that has custom removable attachments!! The dremel even has an easy battery compartment access door for easy battery change!! I made this b...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 19:48:57 PDT
Marking Knife on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Marking-Knife-on-the-cheap/
Marking Knife on the cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/FKF8/HDXM93OK/FQ2FKF8HDXM93OK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/FKF8/HDXM93OK/FQ2FKF8HDXM93OK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/FKF8/HDXM93OK/FQ2FKF8HDXM93OK.SMALL.jpg gilleseg I have been slowly getting into woodworking and decided I would start with a few small project to build my skill.  So i looked in the normal places for projects and plans.  I subscribe to Chris Schwarz webpage and often receive his emails about the things he is working on.  One of his emails was abo...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 18:56:54 PST
Cheap precision drill stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-precision-drill-stand/
Cheap precision drill stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/F08F/H994XI21/FF2F08FH994XI21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/F08F/H994XI21/FF2F08FH994XI21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/F08F/H994XI21/FF2F08FH994XI21.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi When I begun to etch my custom pcb I felt the need to improve circuit drill tecnique. I drilled my first circuits by free-hand with my Dremel, but despite it's very fast, it's subject to errors, and it's also dangerous, because the drill bit is very narrow and weak. I've searched a column drill as t...
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 11:29:10 PST
cheap diy foot speed control for dremel or other tools http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-diy-foot-speed-control-for-dremel-or-other-t/
cheap diy foot speed control for dremel or other tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/86TI/GYVDIGBJ/FRR86TIGYVDIGBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/86TI/GYVDIGBJ/FRR86TIGYVDIGBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/86TI/GYVDIGBJ/FRR86TIGYVDIGBJ.SMALL.jpg cmlucht i have a b&d rtx rotary tool and love using it but the switch and speed control where so far apart i decided to make a foot speed controller out of a broken sewing machine foot switch. the good thing is i can set my top speed limit with the controller on the rotary tool so its like a set and forget,...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2012 12:59:07 PST
Printing Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-Press/
Printing Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/3PTF/GGPET738/FDX3PTFGGPET738.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/3PTF/GGPET738/FDX3PTFGGPET738.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/3PTF/GGPET738/FDX3PTFGGPET738.SMALL.jpg handprints I took a printmaking class and, after the experience, I just knew that I had to have a printing press of my own.  After much research, I decided that a platen press would work for me at home, and I started my shopping.  The press I wanted was beautiful but it was expensive and the cost of shipping w...
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Sun, 12 Dec 2010 14:35:01 PST
Tiny Milling Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-Milling-Machine/
Tiny Milling Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/ZJ0Y/GGPEY1OD/FPGZJ0YGGPEY1OD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/ZJ0Y/GGPEY1OD/FPGZJ0YGGPEY1OD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/ZJ0Y/GGPEY1OD/FPGZJ0YGGPEY1OD.SMALL.jpg ben_k I was talking to a fellow member of my school's robotics team, and we got to thinking that we should build ourselves a CNC mill to machine custom parts with.  While doing some research, I came across and Instructable called "How to make a mini milling machine- manual or CNC!."  The design of this pa...
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Wed, 24 Nov 2010 21:42:09 PST
Simple Rotary / Dremel Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Rotary-Dremel-Mount/
Simple Rotary / Dremel Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/DHGF/G8LWOM6Q/FUNDHGFG8LWOM6Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/DHGF/G8LWOM6Q/FUNDHGFG8LWOM6Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/DHGF/G8LWOM6Q/FUNDHGFG8LWOM6Q.SMALL.jpg marshon This is my first instructable, so I hope it is worthwhile. I have a number of rotary tools that I use all the time. I wanted a quick method of securing them so my hands were free to hold the work, and a method of setting the height for cutting operations. However, being broke it had to be very chea...
By: marshon

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Sat, 1 May 2010 18:17:20 PDT
Remove a stripped screw or bolt. http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-a-stripped-screw-or-bolt./
Remove a stripped screw or bolt. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/ILY3/5NBEP27WKU7/FR2ILY35NBEP27WKU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/ILY3/5NBEP27WKU7/FR2ILY35NBEP27WKU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/ILY3/5NBEP27WKU7/FR2ILY35NBEP27WKU7.SMALL.jpg joe Need to remove a stripped screw or bolt? This is one of the many ways to do it, only requires a dremel. Tools Tools: Dremel Flat blad screwdriver Dremel cut off wheel. Problem As you can see this screw is stripped. (well not so bad..) Cut a notch... So I am not your mom, but put on some saf...
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Tue, 11 Apr 2006 10:26:32 PDT
The Inexpensive Dremel Foot Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Inexpensive-Dremel-Foot-Switch/
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Sun, 18 Mar 2007 23:41:13 PDT
How To Tighten Up A Sloppy Second Hand Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tighten-Up-A-Sloppy-Second-Hand-Dremel/
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Fri, 1 Feb 2008 19:32:16 PST