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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  1. Metal spinning header end cap - GIF

    Started by Jon, Mar 23, 2019 03:37 PM
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    Mar 26, 2019, 10:31 AM Go to last post
  2. When someone asks you: "Is it level?" - GIF

    Started by Jon, Mar 22, 2019 11:50 AM
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    Mar 26, 2019, 05:17 AM Go to last post
  3. Mine roller - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 26, 2019 12:26 AM
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    Mar 26, 2019, 12:26 AM Go to last post
  4. Meet Fritz, my new helper

    Started by mklotz, Feb 23, 2019 11:15 AM
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    Mar 25, 2019, 10:38 PM Go to last post
  5. Man repeatedly falls into same hole - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 24, 2019 09:14 PM
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    Mar 25, 2019, 09:59 PM Go to last post
  6. Excavator suspended from vertical hillside - photo

    Started by Jon, Feb 25, 2019 09:45 AM
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  7. Uphill landing and downhill takeoff - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 25, 2019 12:38 AM
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  8. Fan-driven cross-country skiing - GIF

    Started by Jon, Mar 19, 2019 04:40 PM
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    Mar 25, 2019, 11:39 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: helpful welding learning tool

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Mar 25, 2019 08:44 AM
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  10. Moved: Homemade Roller,Metal and Pipe Bender (part 3 of 3)

    Started by Let'sLearnSomething, Mar 24, 2019 11:02 PM
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  11. Rock paper scissors robot - video

    Started by Jon, Mar 24, 2019 07:22 PM
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  12. Girandola firework - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 24, 2019 12:47 AM
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    Mar 24, 2019, 09:17 AM Go to last post
  13. Induction heating pipe fittings - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 14, 2019 07:27 PM
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    Mar 24, 2019, 08:51 AM Go to last post
  14. Automatic tire chains - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 19, 2019 10:35 PM
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    Mar 24, 2019, 08:34 AM Go to last post
  15. AK-47 built from a shovel - images

    Started by Altair, Mar 1, 2019 11:58 PM
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    Mar 24, 2019, 07:33 AM Go to last post
  16. Submerged arc welding - videos

    Started by Altair, Mar 22, 2019 09:55 PM
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    Mar 24, 2019, 01:33 AM Go to last post
  17. Firewood splitter - GIF and video

    Started by Altair, Mar 18, 2019 06:05 PM
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    Mar 23, 2019, 11:40 PM Go to last post
  18. WW1 German Army trench digger - photo

    Started by Altair, Mar 19, 2019 08:56 PM
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    Mar 23, 2019, 11:31 PM Go to last post
  19. Mine plows - photos

    Started by Altair, Mar 21, 2019 08:09 PM
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