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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. Forging large steel ingots - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 31, 2021 07:13 PM
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  2. Woodstove catalytic converter replacement

    Started by N4NV, Jan 31, 2021 03:19 PM
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  3. Stamping Tesla Model Y body parts - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 25, 2021 12:17 PM
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  4. Ancient Assyrian scuba diving - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 28, 2021 06:07 AM
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  5. Long reach toenail cutter - photo

    Started by Jon, Jan 27, 2021 11:34 AM
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  6. Traffic light disassembly - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 24, 2021 06:07 AM
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  7. Flaring a large pipe - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 26, 2021 07:13 PM
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  8. Manual road salting - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 27, 2021 09:51 PM
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  9. Moving a massive refinery catalyst regenerator - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 28, 2021 09:51 PM
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  10. Rock drill bit removal hammer - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 29, 2021 03:42 PM
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  11. 1942 construction of USS Alabama - photo

    Started by Jon, Jan 29, 2021 12:43 PM
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  12. Bell ringing test at bell casting foundry - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 29, 2021 12:44 PM
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  13. Helicopter crashes while towing boat - GIF

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  14. 1690 Italian snaphance pistols - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 30, 2021 06:07 AM
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  15. Fire sprinkler shut off tool - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 29, 2021 08:27 PM
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  16. Motorcycle jumps over biplane - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 25, 2021 03:42 PM
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  17. Moved: Rose type index

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  18. Demonstration of concrete vibration - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 22, 2021 12:43 PM
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  19. Preparing for party over the weekend...

    Started by machining 4 all, Jan 22, 2021 02:57 PM
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