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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. Vintage fuel nozzles as design elements

    Started by Jon, Feb 12, 2017 01:17 PM
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  2. Magazine speed loader - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 28, 2018 10:35 AM
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  3. Moving a 1966 Northfield jointer with a homemade gantry crane - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 23, 2018 07:58 PM
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  4. Pivoting broadfork - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 27, 2018 09:53 AM
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  5. Gold-coated face shield for foundry - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 29, 2018 10:08 AM
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  6. Excavator slicing tree GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 6, 2017 05:55 PM
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  7. Total In-Flight Simulator airplane - photo

    Started by Jon, Sep 24, 2018 08:32 PM
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  8. Hesco RAID rapid-deployment barrier - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 26, 2018 11:24 AM
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  9. Fishing invasive species with electricity - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 26, 2018 04:36 PM
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  10. Making organic gears - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 2, 2017 08:57 AM
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  11. Cuban homemade tools and technological disobedience

    Started by Jon, Oct 18, 2016 09:26 PM
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  12. Screw-propelled vehicles

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  13. Tree climbing chainsaw trimming tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 21, 2018 08:11 PM
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  14. Huge mine blast - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 23, 2018 08:47 AM
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  15. When your airplane won't fit in the hangar - photos

    Started by Jon, Sep 22, 2018 10:04 AM
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  16. Installing secant piling walls - GIF and photo

    Started by Jon, Sep 22, 2018 10:42 AM
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  17. Tile leveling clips - GIF

    Started by Jon, Sep 19, 2018 03:57 PM
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