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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  1. 16th century gunpowder flask - photo

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  2. grinding wheel specifications explained

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  3. Fence stretcher/splicer - video

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  4. Unusual bicycle front suspension - GIF

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  5. Adams funicular train - photo

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  6. Hydraulic vise - video

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  7. Evaluating vintage Starrett indicators - video

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  8. Boy Scout knot tying guide - photo

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  9. Car rotisserie for filming car scenes- GIF

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  10. Hand boiler toy - GIF

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  11. Flipping plastic bottles with an excavator - GIF

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  12. Large amethyst geode - GIF

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  13. Machinist's hammer - video

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  14. Bandsaw guide - video

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  15. Forge press - video

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  16. Welding rotisserie - video

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  17. Surviving LNER A4 Pacific locomotives - photo

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  18. Link belt diesel powered pile driver hammer - video

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