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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. Telescopic boom clamshell bucket excavator - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 24, 2020 03:42 PM
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  2. Milling machine power feed - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 24, 2020 03:34 PM
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  3. Electrical socket screw hook - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 27, 2020 12:55 PM
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  4. Boom XB-1 supersonic jet fuselage - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 23, 2020 09:51 PM
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  5. 1930 Pavesi TL31 artillery tractor - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 23, 2020 08:27 PM
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  6. Manhattan Project scientist's A-bomb pin - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 23, 2020 01:34 PM
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  7. Modernizing a railroad track - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 22, 2020 07:13 PM
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  8. Splitting a stone slab into tiles - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 23, 2020 07:13 PM
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  9. 14th century Swedish hand cannon - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 22, 2020 08:27 PM
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  10. Shaking nails into alignment - GIF

    Started by Altair, Apr 17, 2020 03:42 PM
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  11. Vintage PP3 9-volt batteries - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 23, 2020 03:42 PM
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  12. Tower crane raising time-lapse - GIF

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  13. Moved: Flip-Top & Stow-Away TOOL STATION - NEW DESIGN - video

    Started by makin sawdust, Nov 22, 2020 12:17 PM
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  14. Cool Planer Blade Sharpening

    Started by Catfish, Nov 22, 2020 10:08 AM
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  15. 1981 vs 2019 F1 pitstops compared - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 20, 2020 06:07 AM
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  16. Rotary weld positioner table - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 20, 2020 01:04 PM
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  17. Aeolipile steam turbine - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 21, 2020 03:42 PM
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