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  1. Changing saw blade inserts - GIF

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  2. Motorcycle helmet cutaway - photo

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  3. Automatic shotgun action in slow motion - GIF

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  4. Concrete road breaker - GIF

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  5. Lego RC bridgelayer tank - GIF

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  6. SpaceX rocket engine nozzle hot forming - GIF

    Started by Altair, Dec 12, 2020 03:42 PM
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  7. Roller bender for hydraulic press - video

    Started by Jon, Dec 11, 2020 03:00 PM
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  8. Moving a school building - GIF

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  9. Coal mine overburden conveyor - photo

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  10. Marine diesel engine cutaway - photo

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  11. Duct tape lunar rover repair - photo

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  12. Small hammer from crescent wrench handle - video

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  13. Shopsmith cylinder turning attachment - video

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  14. Blown film extrusion process - GIFs

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  15. WW2 women aircraft mechanics at work - photo

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  16. Building the Statue of Liberty - photo

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  17. Chromatography vial capping tool - GIF

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