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  1. Fishing invasive species with electricity - GIF

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  2. Making organic gears - GIF

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  3. Cuban homemade tools and technological disobedience

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  5. Tree climbing chainsaw trimming tool - GIF

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  6. Huge mine blast - GIF

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  7. When your airplane won't fit in the hangar - photos

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  8. Installing secant piling walls - GIF and photo

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  9. Tile leveling clips - GIF

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  10. Glass model steam engine - video

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  13. Bringing a coal pick hammer back to life

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  14. Flaming crème brûlée tool - GIF

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  15. Anthropomorphized group photo of empty tanks - photo

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  16. Welding robot by Joel Sullivan - video

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