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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. Oboe cane gouging tool - video

    Started by Altair, Jan 14, 2021 06:07 AM
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  2. Steam-powered road roller - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 12, 2021 08:27 PM
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  3. Unloading concrete culvert using loading ramp - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 13, 2021 08:27 PM
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  4. How large iron pans are made - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 9, 2021 12:02 PM
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  5. Rearming an Apache helicopter with 30mm rounds - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 13, 2021 09:51 PM
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  6. Steel ruler marking gauge - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 13, 2021 01:28 PM
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  7. Chainsaw-powered bench grinder - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 13, 2021 01:34 PM
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  8. GAS STATION FAIL!

    Started by machining 4 all, Jan 9, 2021 11:56 AM
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  9. Forged twisted center punch - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 13, 2021 01:29 PM
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  10. Peat extractor - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 12, 2021 06:07 AM
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  11. Latający stolik Tensegrity

    Started by Salix84, Jan 13, 2021 10:27 AM
    flying, painting, table, welding
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  12. Antique pocket-sized grocery list - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 11, 2021 06:07 AM
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  13. The Stirling Engine: A Wave of the Future - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 12, 2021 11:03 AM
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  14. 1912 AEA Cygnet III experimental aircraft - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 12, 2021 09:51 PM
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  15. Jeweler's Drill/Pin Vise/Micro Drill (4K)

    Started by tsbrownie, Jan 12, 2021 02:02 AM
    finger drill, jeweler's drill, micro drill, pin vise
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  16. Homemade drawer catch - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 11, 2021 07:13 PM
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  17. Maintaining telephone switches in the 1930s - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 11, 2021 08:27 PM
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  18. Tomahawk angle trisector - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 12, 2021 03:42 PM
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