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  1. Forklift moves burning van from riots - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 2, 2019 11:53 AM
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  2. .38 caliber bullet shatters on hitting Prince Rupert's drop - GIF

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  3. Snowplowing a street without blocking driveways - GIF

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  4. 1942 enormous rope drop hammer - photo

    Started by Jon, Jan 28, 2019 10:04 AM
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  5. Japanese Hakone marquetry - GIF and video

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  6. Pivoting wing NASA airplane - GIF and video

    Started by Jon, Jan 31, 2019 07:22 PM
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  7. Metal Stamp Holder

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  8. Carving a birdcage in a pencil tip - GIF

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  9. 1/2" drive impact; cordless

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  10. How Russian nesting dolls are made - GIF

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  11. Mechanism of manual bending shaped

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  12. Whiskey flask with collapsible shot glass - GIF

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  13. Pit pony lowering harness - photos

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  14. Shoveling 7-foot columns of snow - GIF

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  15. Dog-powered revolving baby swing - GIF

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  16. Longhorn rides shotgun on highway - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jan 29, 2019 08:11 PM
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  17. Gas-fed switch rail heaters in cold weather - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 31, 2019 12:31 PM
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  18. Built up edge in machining - video

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  19. Forklift operator's view - GIF

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