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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. Major Payne Ford tank - photo and video

    Started by Altair, Mar 25, 2020 07:13 PM
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  2. Improvised tire tube - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 17, 2020 07:13 PM
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    Mar 25, 2020, 12:35 PM Go to last post
  3. Tree shaking fail - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 17, 2020 05:04 PM
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    Mar 25, 2020, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  4. Stair-climbing trolley - video

    Started by Altair, Mar 23, 2020 07:13 PM
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    Mar 25, 2020, 01:47 AM Go to last post
  5. Mechanical pong - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 24, 2020 08:27 PM
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  6. NASA X-38 parafoil - photo

    Started by Altair, Mar 24, 2020 05:04 PM
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  7. Cool Cement Mixer Bearings

    Started by Catfish, Mar 24, 2020 10:04 AM
    bearings, cement, cement mixer, cement mixer restoration
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  8. Osborne Firefinder - video

    Started by Altair, Mar 23, 2020 06:07 AM
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  9. 2020 C8 Corvette cutaway - photo

    Started by Altair, Mar 19, 2020 09:51 PM
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  10. Italian steam locomotive exiting tunnel - video

    Started by Altair, Mar 22, 2020 08:27 PM
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  11. T-bone cake - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 20, 2020 09:51 PM
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    Mar 22, 2020, 07:25 PM Go to last post
  12. Home Built Welding Fume extractor

    Started by anthonyget, Mar 14, 2020 10:19 AM
    extractor, fume extractor, fumes, welding
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    Mar 22, 2020, 05:25 PM Go to last post
  13. Extra large Vernier calipers - photo

    Started by Altair, Mar 18, 2020 09:51 PM
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  14. Rock mill - GIF

    Started by Jon, Mar 22, 2020 12:59 PM
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  15. Bolt, nut, and washer pants button - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 17, 2020 08:27 PM
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    Mar 22, 2020, 08:38 AM Go to last post
  16. Retracting door chain - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 18, 2020 03:42 PM
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  17. Dutch F-16 shoots itself during training - photos

    Started by Altair, Mar 20, 2020 03:42 PM
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    Mar 22, 2020, 04:47 AM Go to last post
  18. Swivel jaw vise - GIF

    Started by Altair, Mar 14, 2020 08:27 PM
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  19. 1957 bakery driveway car turntable - photo

    Started by Altair, Mar 22, 2020 04:35 AM
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  20. Portable straw-powered boiler - GIF and video

    Started by Jon, Mar 18, 2020 03:19 PM
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