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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. Plunger for saving choking child - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 27, 2019 06:03 PM
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  2. Excavator-mounted helical pile drill - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 2, 2019 05:04 PM
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  3. Hollow core slab wheeled placement rig - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 2, 2019 03:42 PM
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  4. Earthquake-proof toothpick construction contest - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 21, 2019 07:31 PM
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  5. Boat explodes while backing up to dock - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 30, 2019 09:51 PM
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  6. Hydraulic cheese cutter - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 30, 2019 07:13 PM
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  7. Spiked concrete roller - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 1, 2019 11:29 AM
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  8. 1942 sinking of the USS Lexington - video

    Started by Jon, Oct 1, 2019 11:26 AM
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  9. Laser eraser - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 30, 2019 11:36 AM
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  10. Emmentaler cheese wheel cutting knife - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 29, 2019 10:14 PM
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  11. Making a cold drawn steel bar - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 29, 2019 10:14 PM
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  12. Must See Tool Tip

    Started by shopandmath, Sep 28, 2019 08:13 AM
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  13. Breaking a lock with two wrenches - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 8, 2017 09:42 AM
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  14. Moved: Making Stainless Pipe Bender part 2

    Started by Let'sLearnSomething, Sep 26, 2019 04:00 AM
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  15. Cycloidal drive - GIF

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  16. Boulder-weighted fish trap - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 22, 2019 10:52 AM
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  17. Tractor boat unloading fail - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 27, 2019 07:55 PM
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  18. Setting cannon pignon on mechanical watch - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 29, 2019 07:43 PM
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  19. Parsley harvester - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 29, 2019 07:42 PM
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