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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  1. Broom for cleaning under warehouse racks - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 21, 2019 06:07 AM
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  2. Elephant prosthetic limb - GIF

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  3. NASA releases 2019-2020 software catalog - video

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  5. Bending stair railing - GIF

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  6. Homemade adjustable bending jig from sockets - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 20, 2019 06:07 AM
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  7. Homemade benchtop micro mill - video

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  8. Universal Diamond Lathe Turning tool

    Started by Me2, Nov 20, 2019 02:50 AM
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  9. Millers Falls Hand Vice

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  10. Technical animation of subsea piling installation - video

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  11. What wood knots look like inside a tree trunk - photo

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  12. Finding dropped tools

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  13. Cane that transforms into a stool - GIF

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  14. 1915 toaster - photo

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  15. Cool How to Tram your Mill or Drill Press

    Started by Catfish, Nov 16, 2019 12:23 PM
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  17. Automatic electric tape dispenser - GIF

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