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  1. World's largest piston - photo

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  2. Construction site robbery gone wrong - GIF

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  3. F1 mechanic transports tires one atop the other - GIF

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  5. Fresh branch sizzles on power lines - GIF

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  6. Homemade metal twisting machine - video

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  7. Group of people parallel parking a van by hand - GIF

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  8. Quenching slabs with holes in them - GIF

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  9. Plow for installing underground cable - GIF and photo

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  10. Golden Gate bridge cable cutaway - photo

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  11. Ultra efficient pancake making - GIF

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  12. Fired bullet shape comparisons - photo

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  13. Smile Aesthetic pen drive for self-made equipment

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  14. Twisted hex chess set - photos and videos

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  15. 3 trucks transporting a 145-ton steel wire rope - video

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