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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

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  1. Magnetic tapping fixture - video

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  2. Axe sheath - video

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  3. Flexible drum sander - video

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  4. Crosscut saw tooth setting tool - PDF

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  5. 1956 NACA metallurgical services worker - photo

    Started by Jon, Apr 15, 2021 01:05 PM
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  6. Ping pong training machine - GIF

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  7. Douglas A-1 Skyraider toilet bomb - photo

    Started by Altair, Mar 18, 2021 04:42 PM
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  8. 1580 German padlock - photo

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  9. Mystery skid steer attachment - photo

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  10. Excavator loading a car into a truck container - GIF

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  11. Tilt rotary furnace and charging machine - video

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  12. 1853 sewing bird - photo

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  13. Milwaukee Road locomotives - photos

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  14. Hammer from large bolt - video

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  15. Blacksmith flatter - video

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  16. Self locking sanding block - video

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  17. J.I. Case road locomotive replica - photo

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  18. 1951 locomotive crane conversion - photo

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  19. Tournatrain on cover of 1955 Popular Mechanics - image

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  20. Transporting wind turbine blades up a hill - GIF

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