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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. What is this tool?

    Started by Jon, Jan 28, 2017 11:31 AM
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  2. Hank cranked corn sheller

    Started by Jon, Jan 30, 2017 11:53 AM
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  3. What is this tool?

    Started by Jon, Jan 24, 2017 10:03 AM
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  4. Tig Welding, Big Buck Chuck, Machining toolholders

    Started by bstanga, Jan 28, 2017 10:22 AM
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  5. What are these tools?

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 22, 2017 10:54 AM
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  6. Hand-cranked shell game

    Started by Jon, Jan 21, 2017 06:25 PM
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  7. Homemade prisoner inventions

    Started by Jon, Jan 22, 2017 11:40 AM
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  8. Most dangerous power hammer design?

    Started by Jon, Jan 19, 2017 10:08 AM
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  9. Whisk wiping tool GIF

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  10. Collection of custom wooden rolling pins

    Started by Jon, Jan 17, 2017 01:55 PM
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  11. Mechanical calculator trying to divide by zero

    Started by Jon, Jan 11, 2017 11:30 PM
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  12. Slow motion turning GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 11, 2017 12:51 AM
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  13. Moved: Slitting saw questions

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  14. Conservation of angular momentum GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 9, 2017 10:07 AM
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  15. 1586 Tsar Cannon

    Started by Jon, Dec 28, 2016 11:07 AM
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  16. 80 different mechanical and manufacturing GIFs

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  17. Moved: Can you make bottoming taps?

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  18. Combustible wood dust explosion safety video

    Started by Jon, Dec 29, 2016 12:05 PM
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