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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. Crookes tube X-ray machine - photo

    Started by Altair, Aug 19, 2020 03:42 PM
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  2. Watermelon seed cracker - photo

    Started by Altair, Aug 8, 2020 08:27 PM
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  3. Vise-grip clamp - video

    Started by Jon, Aug 19, 2020 02:59 PM
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  4. Case trimmer - video

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  5. Lever lock tension tool - video

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  6. Geothermal rock drill bit - GIF

    Started by Altair, Aug 18, 2020 08:27 PM
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  7. 1962 English Electric Lightning F1 crash - photo

    Started by Altair, Aug 17, 2020 03:42 PM
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  8. 17th century incendiary device timer - photo

    Started by Altair, Aug 17, 2020 07:13 PM
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  9. PVC coupling prices

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  10. Force feed loader - GIF

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  11. HVAC filter box grabber - GIF

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  12. Inspecting massive pinion gears - photo

    Started by Altair, Aug 16, 2020 06:07 AM
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  13. Proteus non-cuttable bar - photos

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  14. Goggles for nuclear bomber crews - photo

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  15. Post-tensioned slab cable bulb twisting tool - GIF

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  16. Mustangs loaded onto train car carriers - photo

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  17. Train collides with car carrier and knocks off car - GIF

    Started by Jon, Aug 14, 2019 12:08 PM
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  18. Vintage three-wheeled ride-on lawnmower - video and photo

    Started by Jon, Aug 17, 2020 12:44 PM
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  19. Lewis and Clark Exposition log cathedral - photos

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