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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. 1500s German gun/knife/calendar - photos

    Started by Jon, Nov 28, 2020 12:36 PM
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  2. Saddam Hussein's gold-plated AK-47 - photos and video

    Started by Jon, Nov 21, 2020 01:32 PM
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  3. Central Uruguay 2-6-0 steam locomotive - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 27, 2020 07:13 PM
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  4. Safety pin bender - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 27, 2020 02:54 PM
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  5. Universal sharpening jig - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 27, 2020 02:50 PM
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  6. Damascus ice pick - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 27, 2020 02:55 PM
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  7. Stop block - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 27, 2020 02:53 PM
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  8. Small milling hammer - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 27, 2020 02:52 PM
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  9. Dazzle ship camouflage - photos

    Started by Altair, Feb 5, 2020 03:42 PM
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  10. Plunge Indicator Repaired

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  11. Car wheel stand - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 26, 2020 01:34 PM
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  12. 18th century assassin's mask and weapons - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 27, 2020 06:07 AM
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  13. Sliding stepladder - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 26, 2020 01:31 PM
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  14. Silhouette origami - GIF

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  15. Railroad track spike puller - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 26, 2020 12:01 PM
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  16. Small tap handle - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 25, 2020 02:51 PM
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  17. Gun dog training launcher - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 25, 2020 02:48 PM
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  18. Space Shuttle main engine ignition - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 26, 2020 06:07 AM
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  19. 1920s electric washing machine - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 26, 2020 03:42 PM
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  20. Power hammer - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 26, 2020 01:39 PM
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