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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. Power file from angle grinder - video

    Started by Jon, Jun 4, 2020 04:25 PM
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  2. Mole killing trap - photo

    Started by Altair, Jun 4, 2020 09:51 PM
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  3. AeroVelo Atlas human-powered helicopter - GIF

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  4. Explosive decompression model - GIF

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  5. Milling table - video

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  6. 40-position tool post - videos

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  7. Refueling RC car mid-race - GIF

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  8. Shop Addition Update P4 & P5 The Walls

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  9. Sherline 5000 Mill Update Part One

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  10. Blood sample roller mixer - GIF

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  11. CNC coil winder - video

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  12. Mini rice harvester - video

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  13. Tilting disc sander from washing machine motor - video

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  14. Platt-LePage XR-1A helicopter - photo and video

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  16. Cherry pitting tool - photo

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  17. Specular reflection gloss meter - video

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  18. Von Braun Ferry Rocket - photo

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  19. Talos Mark 7 guided missile launching system - GIF

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  20. Linear friction welding of wood - video

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