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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. Giant vintage grinder - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 14, 2020 01:17 PM
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  2. The Astrodome under construction in 1964 - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 13, 2020 07:13 PM
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  3. Using a router bit as a lathe form tool - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 6, 2020 02:24 PM
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  4. Cleaning an underwater data center - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 9, 2020 09:51 PM
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  5. Benchtop power hacksaw - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 13, 2020 03:19 PM
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  6. Vintage cast iron paper cutter - photo and video

    Started by Jon, Nov 15, 2020 11:32 AM
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  7. Firestarting tool - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 14, 2020 01:25 PM
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  8. Heavy duty bar clamps - videos

    Started by Jon, Nov 5, 2020 02:53 PM
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  9. Razor clam gun - GIF

    Started by Jon, Nov 14, 2020 01:21 PM
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  10. Rice transplanting machine - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 13, 2020 08:27 PM
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  11. Making a primitive knife - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 8, 2020 09:51 PM
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  12. Composite metal foam armor - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 12, 2020 09:51 PM
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  13. SpaceX Dragon docking the ISS - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 12, 2020 03:42 PM
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  14. Zvezda M503 maritime radial diesel engine - photos

    Started by Altair, Nov 11, 2020 09:51 PM
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  15. Tight wire wrapping technique with pliers - GIF

    Started by Jon, Nov 8, 2020 11:36 AM
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  16. Pneumatic torque wrench - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 14, 2020 03:42 PM
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  17. Plasma compass - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 12, 2020 12:48 PM
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  18. Cool Shop Addition The Final Update

    Started by Catfish, Nov 14, 2020 01:56 PM
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  19. WWI Obice da 305/17 howitzer - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 14, 2020 06:07 AM
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