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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. Treadle hammer - video

    Started by Jon, Nov 3, 2020 01:58 PM
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  2. Roentgen automaton - video

    Started by Altair, Nov 3, 2020 06:07 AM
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  3. Southampton Shipbuilding College in the 1950s - photo

    Started by Altair, Oct 31, 2020 07:13 PM
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  4. Ship engine piston cutaway - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 2, 2020 12:48 PM
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  5. Early 1900s vacuum cleaner - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 2, 2020 12:46 PM
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  6. Microscope calibration tool - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 2, 2020 08:27 PM
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  7. Spherical topiary trimmer - GIF

    Started by Altair, Nov 2, 2020 07:13 PM
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  8. Underground power line erupts in Amsterdam - GIF

    Started by Altair, Oct 31, 2020 08:27 PM
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  9. Vintage egg scale - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 2, 2020 06:07 AM
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  10. Tire changer - video

    Started by Jon, Oct 29, 2020 04:23 PM
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  11. 1919 Estonian armored train - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 1, 2020 07:13 PM
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  12. Braille money labelling - GIF

    Started by Jon, Nov 1, 2020 10:17 AM
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  13. Vehicle-mounted water buffalo capture device - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 28, 2020 02:03 PM
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  14. Equipment trap key system - photo

    Started by Altair, Oct 30, 2020 06:07 AM
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  15. Auto-retracting thread cutter - video

    Started by Jon, Oct 30, 2020 03:52 PM
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  16. Chocolate telescope - GIF

    Started by Altair, Oct 30, 2020 09:51 PM
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  17. Hyper Suprime-Cam telescope camera - photo

    Started by Altair, Nov 1, 2020 06:07 AM
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  18. Maurice Lacroix Roue Carree Seconde watch - video

    Started by Jon, Oct 27, 2020 04:15 PM
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  19. Diesel engine cutaway - photo

    Started by Altair, Oct 31, 2020 06:07 AM
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  20. Giant vise - video

    Started by Jon, Aug 25, 2020 02:08 PM
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