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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. Post Exhaust on a petrol generator

    Started by rlloyd, Nov 3, 2017 02:37 AM
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  2. C-5 Galaxy landing gear - video

    Started by Jon, Oct 29, 2017 01:10 PM
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  3. DC-10 water bomber

    Started by gunsgt1863, Nov 3, 2017 07:31 PM
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  4. Brass knuckle air duster - photo

    Started by Jon, Nov 1, 2017 03:43 PM
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  5. Splitting a boulder - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 30, 2017 09:41 AM
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  6. Saw canes - photos

    Started by Jon, Oct 29, 2017 09:28 PM
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  7. 1872 steam-powered hop digging machine - photo, patent

    Started by Jon, Oct 29, 2017 12:55 PM
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  8. Folding coin knife - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 26, 2017 10:28 AM
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  9. How to use a tape measure video

    Started by mklotz, Oct 12, 2017 11:23 AM
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  10. Boat snaps cable during loading - GIF

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  11. Giant gearshaft being quenched - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 17, 2017 01:57 PM
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  12. ES120 motion controlled screwdriver - video, photos

    Started by Jon, Oct 15, 2017 04:49 PM
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  13. Rail moving robot - GIF

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  14. Moved: Rotary convertor

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  15. Hydraulic hot riveting - video

    Started by Jon, Oct 13, 2017 10:38 AM
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  16. Stool used as video game steering wheel - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 13, 2017 10:33 AM
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  17. Fire chute escape concept - video

    Started by Jon, Oct 10, 2017 09:32 AM
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  18. Making a dagger from a wrench - video

    Started by Jon, Oct 12, 2017 12:30 PM
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  19. Will an engine run on fuel vapor?

    Started by gunsgt1863, Oct 9, 2017 04:31 PM
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