Turn a Bandsaw into a cutoff saw
This instructable is unfortunately mostly a video. he builds an aluminum pivot to turn his bandsaw into a cut-off band saw. Its a nice project made out of Shiny Aluminum :)
Cross hole drilling in round stock:
I know what your thinking, this is dead simple. It's actually not at all. Many times something that seems simple becomes incredibly hard when you need it to be precise.
I once had a method for achieving this, my material had nice straight lines down the length. after I drilled a dozen or so holes I realized. Those nice straight lines twisted about 20 degrees along the length, Oops!