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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. 99 years of American tanks - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 5, 2021 11:29 AM
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  2. Shaping steel in square-to-round transition - video

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  3. Skid steer stuntman

    Started by Jon, Mar 15, 2017 02:35 PM
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  4. Bombe code-breaking machine - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 2, 2021 03:42 PM
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  5. Removing forklift lug nuts quickly - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 3, 2021 07:13 PM
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  6. Pocket safe from bolts - video

    Started by Jon, Feb 4, 2021 01:49 PM
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  7. Curved pattern template transfer tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 4, 2021 11:23 AM
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  8. Question 14" Jet JWBS-14OS Bandsaw Motor Upgrade Needed

    Started by jcemcp, Feb 3, 2021 08:09 AM
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  9. Large cylinder roller jack for valve positioning - GIF

    Started by Jon, May 24, 2019 06:40 PM
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  10. Monkey teaches human to use tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 23, 2019 07:28 PM
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  11. Industrial compost mixer - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 4, 2021 08:27 PM
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  12. Track-mounted impact wrench - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 3, 2021 03:42 PM
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  13. Pneumatic tube messaging system - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 4, 2021 03:42 PM
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  14. Sharpening jig - video

    Started by Jon, Feb 4, 2021 01:52 PM
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  15. Collapsible modular steady rest - video

    Started by Jon, Feb 4, 2021 01:48 PM
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  16. Babbage difference engine - photo

    Started by Altair, Feb 3, 2021 09:51 PM
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  17. WD-40 cologne - photo

    Started by Jon, Jan 30, 2021 12:24 PM
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  18. Roof lifting posts - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 30, 2021 12:26 PM
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  19. Extra large torque wrench - photo

    Started by Altair, Feb 2, 2021 06:07 AM
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  20. WW2 elephant loading drums onto an aircraft - photo

    Started by Altair, Jan 31, 2021 08:27 PM
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