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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  1. Workshop vacuum switcher - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 23, 2021 11:48 AM
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  2. Forging a miniature sword - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 23, 2021 07:13 PM
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  3. Cutting layered clay patterns - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 23, 2021 03:42 PM
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  4. Question Counterweight test bar for headstock alignment

    Started by Claudio HG, Feb 13, 2021 01:44 PM
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  5. Testing different furnace filters - video

    Started by Jon, Feb 21, 2021 11:39 AM
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  6. Chain-driven telescopic handler - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 23, 2021 06:07 AM
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  7. Tube notching press - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 21, 2021 03:42 PM
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  8. Changing ENIAC's vacuum tubes - photo

    Started by Altair, Feb 22, 2021 07:13 PM
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  9. 1543 Italian burgonet - photo

    Started by Altair, Feb 20, 2021 07:13 PM
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  10. NASA M2-F1 unpowered prototype aircraft - photo

    Started by Altair, Feb 21, 2021 06:07 AM
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  11. Mystery hole digging drop tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 4, 2018 10:40 AM
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  12. Ball turner - video

    Started by Jon, Feb 22, 2021 04:17 PM
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  13. Chevy Van snowcat - photo

    Started by Altair, Feb 21, 2021 09:51 PM
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  14. Making a hat on a sewing machine - GIF

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  15. Diamond core drilling - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 20, 2021 11:36 AM
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  16. Drill circle cutter - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 22, 2021 06:07 AM
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  17. Machining a multi-start thread - video

    Started by Altair, Feb 13, 2021 08:27 PM
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  18. Antique puzzle safe - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 20, 2021 12:15 PM
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  19. Chicken plucker - video

    Started by Jon, Feb 12, 2021 03:30 PM
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  20. Dangerous Chinese paper mill - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 18, 2021 08:27 PM
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