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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. Scratch-built 1880s revolver - videos

    Started by Jon, Nov 30, 2020 03:43 PM
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  2. Man chopping stone slabs with axe - GIF

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  3. Ronquieres canal inclined plane - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 15, 2020 03:42 PM
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  4. Walking spider excavator - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 30, 2020 06:07 AM
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  5. Stump drill - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 29, 2020 06:07 AM
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  6. NASA wind tunnel - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 29, 2020 08:27 PM
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  7. TU Delft Flying-V concept airliner - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 15, 2020 08:27 PM
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  8. World's longest conveyor belt - photo

    Started by Altair, Jul 16, 2020 08:27 PM
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  9. How bowling balls are made - GIF

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  10. Excavator hops over pipe - GIF

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  11. Sandblasting engine manifolds in the 1930s - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 28, 2020 09:51 PM
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  12. Industrial Age forging press - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 22, 2020 06:07 AM
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  13. USS Pennsylvania drydocked - photo

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  14. Scraping ice off of power lines - GIF

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  15. Copper pipe press tool- GIF

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  16. Mini excavator fence rolling attachment - GIF

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  17. 1500s German gun/knife/calendar - photos

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  18. Saddam Hussein's gold-plated AK-47 - photos and video

    Started by Jon, Nov 21, 2020 01:32 PM
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  19. Waterproofing a WW2 Willys Jeep - video

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  20. Central Uruguay 2-6-0 steam locomotive - photo

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