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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  1. 1860s photography brace - photo

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  2. CNC machining a turbine blade - GIF

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  3. NASA microspine anchor grippers - GIF

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  4. 1940s German cigarette production line - GIF

    Started by Altair, May 19, 2020 08:27 PM
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  5. Sherline 5000 Mill Update Part Two

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  6. Printed circuit board repair

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  7. Lattice pastry cutting roller - video

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  8. 1940s watchmaking staking set - photo

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  9. Automated aluminum processing - video

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  10. Tanker truck tank cutaway - photo

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  11. Foldaway wall shelf table - GIF

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  12. Concrete chainsaw - GIF

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  13. Tree girdling tool - GIF

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  14. Shirt folding machine - GIF

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  15. Latching broom holder - GIF

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  16. Water pressure microphone - photo

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  17. Tractor attachment for terraced fields - GIF

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  18. What is a machine tap

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  19. Stringing beads with a bead spinner - GIF

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  20. Diamond knife sharpener - video

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