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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. variable frequency drive conversions

    Started by mdhatter3, Jul 7, 2019 03:30 PM
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  2. Bird works door motion detector - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 11, 2019 06:52 PM
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  3. Shop-vac gutter cleaner - photo

    Started by Jon, Jul 13, 2019 07:36 PM
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  4. Prisoner toothbrush that cannot be weaponized - video

    Started by Jon, Jul 7, 2019 11:11 AM
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  5. Exposed planetary gears in heavy equipment - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 11, 2019 08:16 PM
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  6. All-terrain tree trimming machine - photo

    Started by Jon, Jul 14, 2019 08:49 PM
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  7. Railway scooter - photo

    Started by Jon, Jul 14, 2019 11:08 AM
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  8. Hot-turning hard material - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 14, 2019 11:48 AM
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  9. Forging a nuclear reactor - photo

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  10. Container ship cross-section - photo

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  11. Trapped kitten rescue tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 12, 2019 10:50 AM
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  12. Dead pig transporting tool - GIF

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  13. Espresso maker made from motorcycle engine parts - video

    Started by Jon, Jul 12, 2019 03:16 PM
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  14. Woodburner from naval mine - photo

    Started by Jon, Jul 9, 2019 11:44 AM
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  15. Construction site gymnastics - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 13, 2019 09:18 PM
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  16. Polyacrylamide polymer water-absorbing crystals - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 6, 2019 05:17 PM
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  17. Line breaks while loading ship onto larger ship - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 11, 2019 09:18 PM
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  18. Hydraulic grapple attachment breaks - GIF

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