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  1. Dog escapes crate through gap in door - GIF

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  2. Dual handle metal band door lock - GIF

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  3. WWII CG-10 transport glider - photo

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  4. Pipe flange spreading tool - GIF

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  5. Hinged overhead bicycle storage rack - GIF

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  6. Homemade optical center punch - video

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  7. Brass wheel marking gauge - video

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  8. Skywash airplane washer - photo and video

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  9. Almost falling while hanging lights - GIF

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  10. Homemade dividing head from gear box - videos

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  11. Homemade wet grinder - videos

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  12. Pole climbing shoes - GIF

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  13. Woman won't get out of way of train - GIF

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  14. Rail-mounted lathe - photo

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  15. Homemade forging press from log splitter - video

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  16. Antique writing machine for blind people - photo

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