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  1. Gas station catches fire - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 25, 2019 11:31 AM
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  2. Manhole cover with city map - photo

    Started by Jon, Jul 24, 2019 08:48 PM
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  3. Redesigned NASA door after Apollo 1 fire - GIF

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  4. External combustion engine - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 24, 2019 11:45 AM
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  5. Pendulum amusement ride collapse - GIF

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  6. Drilling rig derrick installation - photo

    Started by Jon, Jul 24, 2019 07:12 PM
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  7. Helicopter wire strike protection system - video

    Started by Jon, Jul 23, 2019 10:17 PM
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  8. Double-jointed elbow shooter arm - photo

    Started by Jon, Jul 23, 2019 11:30 AM
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  9. Chain pliers - video

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  10. Brown & Sharpe Tilting Machine Vice

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  11. Hinged overhead wood splitter - GIF

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  12. Terrible gate - GIF

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  13. Drone that flies and swims - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 19, 2019 12:48 PM
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  14. Cardboard and toothpick contour gauge - photo

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  15. Man hit in face by snapping cable when sawing log - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 19, 2019 08:39 PM
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  16. Truck loading on boat fail - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 21, 2019 07:34 PM
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