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  1. Jet engine convergent-divergent nozzle - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 15, 2020 07:13 PM
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  2. Tank track puller - GIF

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  3. Electrical box explosion - GIF

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  4. Atrium lift - photo

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  5. Burning steel wool - GIF

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  6. How matchstick boxes are made - GIF

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  7. Underwater explosion test - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 12, 2020 08:27 PM
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  8. Launching a littoral combat ship - GIF

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  9. Lockout-tagout equipment safety lock - GIF and photo

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  10. Wernher von Braun and the Saturn V - photo

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  11. Trying to burn tires off of a Corvette

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  12. Squeeze coin pouch - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 12, 2020 06:07 AM
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  13. Inside a Russian spacesuit - photo

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  14. Crane tips over while lifting a generator - GIF

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  15. Use for obsolete food processor?

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  16. F-16 flyby over a dusty road - GIF

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  17. Aircraft fuselage belt sander - photo

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  18. Derailing train - GIF

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  19. Paving a road quickly and efficiently - GIF

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  20. Grain bin collapses - GIF

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