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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. Taper turning operation on lathe Part # 2

    Started by shopandmath, Feb 18, 2020 05:30 PM
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  2. Tunnel boring machine breaking through - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 15, 2020 07:13 PM
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  3. Looking for a Deckel SO spare part drawing

    Started by Okapi, Feb 14, 2020 05:01 PM
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  4. 1937 jar lid opening tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 17, 2020 10:37 AM
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  5. Hopper car leak - photo

    Started by Altair, Feb 15, 2020 05:04 PM
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  6. Moved: Bumping instead of towing a car - GIF

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  7. Moved: Driver blows up his car engine - GIF

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  8. Homemade easy blind opening/closing mechanism - GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 17, 2020 10:32 AM
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  9. Nomadic ice fishing and grilling - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 17, 2020 08:27 PM
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  10. Human wood splitter - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 17, 2020 07:13 PM
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  11. Mul-T-Anvil Micrometer

    Started by shopandmath, Feb 17, 2020 05:25 PM
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  12. Servo motor wiring

    Started by mariusmarius, Feb 17, 2020 07:07 AM
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  13. Tremor control device - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 13, 2020 07:13 PM
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  14. Motor parachute takeoff fail - GIF

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  15. Changing belts on a VW Beetle - GIF

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  16. Power plugs and sockets used by country - photo

    Started by Altair, Feb 16, 2020 09:51 PM
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  17. Central Tools micrometer adjustment/calibration

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  18. Hydraulic press vs. square tubing - GIF

    Started by Altair, Feb 8, 2020 09:51 PM
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  19. Concorde jet droop nose - GIF, video, and photo

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  20. Factory fire sends barrel flying - GIF

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