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  1. Stool used as video game steering wheel - GIF

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

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

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

    Started by gunsgt1863, Oct 9, 2017 04:31 PM
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  5. Steel post being perfectly crushed - GIFs

    Started by Jon, Oct 8, 2017 12:40 PM
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  6. Afro comb used as cutting aid - GIF

    Started by Jon, Oct 8, 2017 09:18 AM
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  7. Large bitcoin mine in Ordos, Mongolia - video and photos

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  8. Postmodern shipping container home - images

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  9. Working in a rubber band factory

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  10. Engineer vs. Manager joke

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  11. Space shuttle thermal tile - GIF and video

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  12. Turning a bolt with another bolt - GIF

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  13. WWII hand-powered lathe from Liberty Ship - photo

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  14. Hand carved wood power tool and hand tool art - photos

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  15. Nesting chairs - GIF

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  16. Grinding a gear hob cutter - GIF

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  17. Richard Feynman on organic food and pseudoscience - video

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