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  1. Derailed military train - GIF

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  2. Focke-Achgelis Fa 225 rotary wing glider - photo

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  4. Homemade Lathe Machine

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  5. Air-to-ground missile hitting a tank - GIF

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  7. Car jack vise - videos

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  8. Fireworks market explosion - GIF

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  10. 1993 Suzuki Carry mini truck on tracks - photo

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  11. Personal air landing vehicle gyrocopter - GIF

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  12. Putting out a magnesium fire with water - GIF

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  13. Homemade small gantry crane - videos

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  14. Phalanx CIWS shooting down a drone - GIF

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  16. Sliding octopus saw from angle grinder - video

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  17. 1939 SNCB Type 12 steam locomotive - photo

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