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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  1. Lamb carrying pouches on donkeys - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 8, 2020 11:29 AM
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  2. 16th century Henry VIII field armor - photo

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  3. Friden EC-130 electronic calculator - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 7, 2020 09:51 PM
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  4. Vacuum coolant filler - GIF

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  5. Replacing lead screw shear pin

    Started by shopandmath, Nov 6, 2020 07:18 AM
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  6. 1949 Seibel S-4 helicopter - photo

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  7. Electric fan musical instrument - GIF

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  8. Magnetic thickness gauge - GIF

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  9. Bandsaw mill - videos

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  10. Router table with dust collector - video

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  11. Tail vise - video

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  12. Tailstock quill lock - video

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  13. Casting an aircraft engine in the 1930s - photo

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  14. How stackable potato chips are made - GIF

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  15. Marble staircase following vein - photo

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  16. Offshore rig crew transfer in heavy seas - GIF

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  17. Powder-actuated stamp gun - GIF

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  18. Congested expressway toll booth in China - photo

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  19. Moved: That other gearbox jack

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