Instructables: exploring - workshop - drill bit http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:43:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Economically Make Your Own Custom Precision Drill And Reamer Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Economically-Make-Your-Own-Custom-Precision-Drill-/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:12:47 PDT
The Drill Bit Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Drill-Bit-Rack/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:16:42 PDT
Mini Diamond Grinding Disk for Drill Bits http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Diamond-Grinding-Disk-for-Drill-Bits/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 14:36:17 PDT
Watch Maker Drill bit Chuck http://www.instructables.com/id/Watch-Maker-Drill-bit-Chuck/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:59:57 PDT
Drill Press As Wood Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Press-As-Wood-Lathe/
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 21:43:24 PDT
Renewing an old good tool (renovando una vieja buena herramienta) http://www.instructables.com/id/Renewing-an-old-good-tool-renovando-una-vieja-bue/
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 19:18:20 PDT
Sharpening Forstner Bits http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-Forstner-Bits-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/UE61/H742FLKK/FL8UE61H742FLKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/UE61/H742FLKK/FL8UE61H742FLKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/UE61/H742FLKK/FL8UE61H742FLKK.SMALL.jpg pudtiny INTRO: There a huge number of websites out there sharing all types of information about sharpening forstner bits, I have tried a few and this is what I find works best. NOTE: I bought cheap forstner bits that were titanium coated for extra edge durability.  As the bits didn't arrive very sharp ther...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 13:14:06 PDT
How to make a tool set http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-tool-set/
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Tue, 7 Aug 2012 16:00:05 PDT
Wood harpoon drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-harpoon-drill/
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Sat, 5 May 2012 09:30:08 PDT
Large Drill conversion to accept small bits http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-Pillar-drill-smaller-chuck/
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