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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. Battery-powered rotary weld table - video

    Started by Jon, Apr 24, 2020 12:41 PM
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  2. Tubing bender - video

    Started by Jon, Apr 24, 2020 12:38 PM
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  3. Steamship steamer lid - photo

    Started by Altair, Apr 22, 2020 03:42 PM
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  4. Gantry crane - video

    Started by Jon, Apr 23, 2020 03:24 PM
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  5. Car blown by strong winds - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 23, 2020 07:13 PM
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  6. Mini lawnmower from angle grinder - video

    Started by Jon, Apr 23, 2020 03:27 PM
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  7. Flipping UTV crushes drone camera - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 21, 2020 05:04 PM
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  8. Adaptive mirror actuators - photo

    Started by Altair, Apr 23, 2020 08:27 PM
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  9. Clay cane cutter - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 22, 2020 07:13 PM
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  10. Folding ladder - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 20, 2020 05:04 PM
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  11. Dough rounding machine - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 23, 2020 05:04 PM
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  12. F1 aerodynamic rakes - photo and video

    Started by Altair, Apr 11, 2020 03:42 PM
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  13. Leafblower-powered tandem bicycle - GIF

    Started by Jon, Apr 15, 2020 03:54 PM
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  14. Grundfos UP-15 overhaul

    Started by N4NV, Apr 21, 2020 08:24 PM
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  15. Modified spark plug tester

    Started by N4NV, Apr 20, 2020 05:49 PM
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  16. Real-time in-camera background compositing - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 21, 2020 08:27 PM
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  17. Carbon rod processing line - video

    Started by Altair, Apr 21, 2020 03:42 PM
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  18. Cabbage decorer - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 22, 2020 05:04 PM
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  19. Setting a giant log beam - GIF

    Started by Jon, Apr 18, 2020 03:14 PM
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  20. Universal socket wrench - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 14, 2020 05:04 PM
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