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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. Hot cut chisel - video

    Started by Jon, Dec 11, 2020 02:54 PM
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  2. autostop brushes in Hitachi Angle Grinder

    Started by desbromilow, Dec 23, 2020 10:24 PM
    angle grinder, autostop brushes, fault finding, hitachi
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  3. repair of 1/2" breaker bar tool

    Started by desbromilow, Dec 23, 2020 10:55 PM
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  4. Cutting rocks - GIFs

    Started by Jon, Dec 23, 2020 03:17 PM
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  5. Interaction of coils in cross-over networks

    Started by rendoman, Dec 23, 2020 08:30 PM
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  6. Escalator repair rig - photo

    Started by Altair, Dec 23, 2020 08:27 PM
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  7. Nano sculptures - photos

    Started by Altair, Dec 23, 2020 07:13 PM
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  8. Large cable sheath stripping pliers - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 19, 2020 02:43 PM
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  9. Breaking chain locks using a Halligan bar - GIF

    Started by Altair, Dec 18, 2020 03:42 PM
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  10. Knurling tool - video

    Started by Jon, Dec 23, 2020 03:49 PM
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  11. Rotating a cable-stayed bridge into position - GIF

    Started by Altair, Dec 23, 2020 03:42 PM
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  12. Vintage hydrant flow gauge - photo

    Started by Altair, Dec 22, 2020 09:51 PM
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  13. Raising a wind turbine - GIFs

    Started by Jon, Dec 18, 2020 02:38 PM
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  14. Jaquet Droz signing machine - GIF

    Started by Altair, Dec 22, 2020 02:52 PM
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  15. Water motors - photos

    Started by Altair, Dec 22, 2020 02:52 PM
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  16. 1922 lever-operated metal puncher - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 22, 2020 03:48 PM
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  17. Cable lasher - GIF

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  18. Rabbit bleeding apparatus - photo

    Started by Jon, Dec 21, 2020 03:06 PM
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