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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. 1930s family bicycle - photo

    Started by Altair, Jul 11, 2020 06:07 AM
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  2. Nuclear power plant control room - photo

    Started by Altair, Jun 27, 2020 08:27 PM
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  3. Miniature working shotgun - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 20, 2018 09:44 AM
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  4. Over/under shotgun mechanism in action - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 14, 2019 05:00 PM
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  5. Mushroom packing scale - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 11, 2020 09:51 PM
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  6. Submarine set from Hunt for Red October - photo and video

    Started by Jon, Jul 11, 2020 01:45 PM
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  7. Power ascender - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 10, 2020 03:42 PM
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  8. Sharpening a huge drill bit - GIF

    Started by Jon, Nov 4, 2018 01:45 PM
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  9. Ahhh! Nature.

    Started by Karl_H, Jul 11, 2020 08:37 AM
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  10. Conveyor belt lacing tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 10, 2020 03:16 PM
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  11. Hand cranked post puller - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 10, 2020 03:08 PM
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  12. Giant hedge cutter made from WWII AEC Matador

    Started by Jon, Mar 23, 2017 04:17 PM
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  13. Stair steady - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 10, 2020 06:07 AM
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  14. Off-road wheelchair - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jun 29, 2020 06:07 AM
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  15. Waterjet cutting an aluminum sprocket - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 10, 2020 07:13 PM
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  16. Gear hobbing process - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 9, 2020 07:13 PM
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  17. Collapsible roller stands - video

    Started by Jon, Jul 10, 2020 03:27 PM
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  18. Die for forge press - video

    Started by Jon, Jul 10, 2020 03:23 PM
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  19. 1935 Westinghouse turbo generator - photo

    Started by Altair, Jul 9, 2020 06:07 AM
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