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  1. Testing a full-face ballistic helmet - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 14, 2023 12:56 PM
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  2. How impact drivers work - GIF

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  3. Seed planting shovel - GIF

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  4. Overhead projector transparent calculator - photo

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  5. Indian Army camel division - GIF

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  6. Siemens SST-800 steam turbine - photo

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  7. Carrot seed sowing tool - GIF

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  8. Car drives over man working in manhole - GIF

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  9. Modular apartment design - GIF

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  10. Starting an electric arc furnace - GIF

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  11. Making terrazzo tiles - GIFs

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  12. Making a wooden soccer ball - GIF

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  13. C-17 Globemaster landing gear retracting - GIF

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  14. Solar tube lighting solution - GIF

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  15. Frigate converted into a super yacht - photos

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  16. Ancient Chinese incense clock - photos

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  17. Continuous ship unloader - GIF

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