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  1. Turning a corner while hauling a wind turbine blade - GIF

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  2. Vintage vibrating reed tachometer - GIF

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  7. How to read an metric micrometer

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  8. Forged C-clamp - video

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  9. Homemade adjustable tubing and pipe bender - video

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  10. Giant first order Fresnel lighthouse lens - photos

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  11. Homemade dowel plate - video

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  12. Immersive motion racing simulator - GIF

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  13. Swimming pool repair water storage bag - photo

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  14. 3D-printed right-only pointing arrow illusion - GIF

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  18. Locking crescent wrench - photo

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