Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - repair - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:10:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Patch a Wire or Barbed Wire Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Patch-a-Wire-or-Barbed-Wire-Fence/
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Wed, 22 May 2013 21:24:56 PDT
How to maintain cast iron table tool surfaces http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-maintain-cast-iron-table-tool-surfaces/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/71KM/H3KOVHJ8/FV871KMH3KOVHJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/71KM/H3KOVHJ8/FV871KMH3KOVHJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/71KM/H3KOVHJ8/FV871KMH3KOVHJ8.SMALL.jpg Scottbot Regular maintenance of your machine tops will save you much scrubbing in the long run. Doing this right the first time and it will drastically reduce the amount of further scrubbing in the future. Step one, using a scotch bright pad and some rubbing compound (very important), remove all oil and rust...
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 19:32:29 PDT
Archaeology: Repairing and Modifying a Trowel http://www.instructables.com/id/Archaeology-Repairing-and-Modifying-a-Trowel/
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Thu, 5 Apr 2012 10:00:24 PDT
Repair a broken Ratchet http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-broken-Ratchet/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2011 21:32:58 PDT
Power Tool Repair Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/fix/
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