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  1. Train passes over drunk man - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 16, 2023 09:51 PM
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  2. Seal catching net - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 19, 2020 09:52 AM
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  3. Recreating a wrench patented in 1919 - video

    Started by Altair, Apr 15, 2023 09:51 PM
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  4. U.K.'s last aerial ropeway - video

    Started by Altair, Apr 18, 2023 10:27 AM
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  5. 1920s roller skates - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 17, 2023 07:13 PM
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  6. USS Missouri battleship and submarine - photo

    Started by Altair, Apr 16, 2023 06:07 AM
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  7. Double arm amputee fixing car door - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 16, 2023 08:27 PM
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  8. Scaffolding collapses, damaging vehicles - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 10, 2023 08:14 AM
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  9. Tracer rounds bouncing off water surface - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 11, 2023 08:14 AM
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  10. Testing precast concrete pipes in the 1920s - photo

    Started by Altair, Apr 15, 2023 10:27 AM
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  11. Crane lifting a massive marine diesel engine - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 9, 2023 10:27 AM
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  12. Landing ship torn apart by torpedoes - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 11, 2023 10:27 AM
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  13. Building an industrial pipe bender - video

    Started by Altair, Apr 17, 2023 12:56 PM
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  14. Lighting a sparkler stuck into a citrus fruit - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 15, 2023 12:56 PM
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  15. Machining sprockets in the third world - video

    Started by Altair, Apr 13, 2023 10:27 AM
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  16. Laser bending in a stream of water - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 9, 2023 07:13 PM
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  17. Man nearly crushed by tree - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 14, 2023 09:51 PM
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  18. Sheep dipping cage - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 14, 2023 03:42 PM
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