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    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  1. Coin cell nomenclature

    Started by mklotz, Oct 31, 2020 12:20 PM
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  2. 1929 Felix arithmometer - GIF

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  3. Durian opener - GIF

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  4. OpenSky M-02J experimental aircraft - video

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  5. Northrop Grumman TERN drone - photo

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  6. Dickson style tool holders - video

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  7. Treadle hammer - video

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  8. Roentgen automaton - video

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  9. Southampton Shipbuilding College in the 1950s - photo

    Started by Altair, Oct 31, 2020 07:13 PM
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  10. Ship engine piston cutaway - photo

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  11. Early 1900s vacuum cleaner - photo

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  12. Microscope calibration tool - photo

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  13. Spherical topiary trimmer - GIF

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  14. Underground power line erupts in Amsterdam - GIF

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  15. Vintage egg scale - photo

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  16. Tire changer - video

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  17. 1919 Estonian armored train - photo

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  18. Braille money labelling - GIF

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  19. Vehicle-mounted water buffalo capture device - GIF

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  20. Equipment trap key system - photo

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