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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. Pipe flange spreading tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 6, 2019 03:42 PM
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  2. Hinged overhead bicycle storage rack - GIF

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  3. Homemade optical center punch - video

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  4. Brass wheel marking gauge - video

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  5. Skywash airplane washer - photo and video

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  6. Almost falling while hanging lights - GIF

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  7. Homemade dividing head from gear box - videos

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  8. Homemade wet grinder - videos

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  9. Pole climbing shoes - GIF

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

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  11. Rail-mounted lathe - photo

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  12. Homemade forging press from log splitter - video

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  13. Antique writing machine for blind people - photo

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  14. Auto-rising pedestrian crossing - GIF

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