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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. 3-ring parachute release system - GIF, video, patent

    Started by Jon, Oct 14, 2017 02:38 PM
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  2. Bomarc surface-to-air missile intercept - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 3, 2020 11:14 AM
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  3. Mechanical egg prep line - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 1, 2020 08:27 PM
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    Jan 3, 2020, 10:10 AM Go to last post
  4. Fuel truck hits two airplane wings - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 2, 2020 06:07 AM
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  5. Wasp blocking airplane pitot tube - photo

    Started by Jon, Jun 24, 2019 11:21 PM
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  6. Boarding a moving cargo vessel - GIF

    Started by Jon, May 8, 2018 09:25 AM
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  7. Laser decapsulation of a semiconductor chip - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 31, 2019 03:42 PM
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  8. Homemade wire stripping machine - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 2, 2020 12:04 PM
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  9. Woodworking Shop - Video Tour

    Started by Zengineer, Jan 2, 2020 11:14 AM
    shop tour, tour, woodwork, woodworking, workshop
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  10. Flow friction drilling - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 31, 2019 07:13 PM
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  11. Heavy equipment flipping log - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 21, 2019 05:04 PM
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  12. 1919 rotary snow blower - photo

    Started by Jon, Jan 1, 2020 07:13 PM
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  13. How to cut a glass tabletop - GIF

    Started by Jon, Nov 13, 2018 07:56 PM
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  14. Tanker in rough seas - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 1, 2020 10:05 AM
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  15. Beignet dough cutting tools - photo and video

    Started by Jon, Dec 27, 2019 03:42 PM
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  16. Cool Generac Generator Installation

    Started by Catfish, Jan 1, 2020 10:26 AM
    generator, generator installation, standby generator
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  17. 1969 thief-catching net invention - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 31, 2019 06:07 AM
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  18. Forklift chair spinning fail - GIF

    Started by Jon, Dec 30, 2019 07:13 PM
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