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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  1. Vintage jet blast destroys runway - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 21, 2019 12:17 PM
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  2. WW2 Mistel flying bomb - photo

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  3. Wright R-3350 aircraft engine cutaway - photo

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  4. Nail remover from nail gun - video

    Started by Jon, Aug 21, 2020 04:43 PM
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  5. Mask Launching Device!

    Started by FEM2008, Aug 24, 2020 12:51 PM
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  6. Launching a cement carrier - video

    Started by Altair, Aug 25, 2020 07:13 PM
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  7. Four man wet concrete object retrieval technique - GIF

    Started by Jon, Aug 24, 2020 03:17 PM
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  8. Compass forged from rebar and spring steel - video

    Started by Jon, Aug 25, 2020 02:06 PM
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  9. Rollout wheel - video

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  10. Opening a car door using a shoelace - GIF

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  11. Opener BlackFly VTOL aircraft - video

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  12. Fabric roll transporting chute - GIF

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  13. Fabric cutting machine - GIF

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  14. Multi-key safe - GIF

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  15. Cleaning a turbine rotor with dry ice - video

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  16. How coil springs are made - GIF

    Started by Altair, Aug 22, 2020 09:51 PM
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  17. Manuals galore!

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  18. All-terrain wheelchair - photo and video

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  19. 3D-printed brass case marker - photo

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