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    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  1. Supertug lifting up a 767 - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 8, 2017 09:46 AM
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  2. Early 1900s footage of moving sidewalk in Paris - GIF

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  3. Ladder used to lift up electrical lines - photo

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  4. Motorcycle-powered hoist - GIF

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  5. World's heaviest lift bridge - photo and video

    Started by Jon, Aug 20, 2019 12:29 PM
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  6. Hammer modified for geomorphology research - photo

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  7. 4600 pages of book over pinion cutting, but in french

    Started by Okapi, Aug 20, 2019 01:50 AM
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  8. Large dowel maker - video

    Started by Jon, Aug 9, 2019 04:39 PM
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  9. Indoor semi truck turnaround platform - GIF

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  10. Rail-riding roto dump truck - video

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  11. Moving a one-million-pound wall - GIF

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  12. Pedal-powered Japanese roller coaster - GIF

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  13. Unusual hand-cranked water well lift - GIF

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  14. Tape measure sliding door mechanism - GIF

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  15. Ejection seat testing - GIF

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  16. Buster Keaton railroad crossing stunt - GIF

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  17. Making a bamboo chair - GIF

    Started by Jon, Aug 16, 2019 09:42 PM
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  18. Turning a corner while hauling a wind turbine blade - GIF

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  19. Vintage vibrating reed tachometer - GIF

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