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  1. Train-like wave creator - GIF

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  2. Spray welding on lathe - GIF

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  3. Stairs that fold against a wall - GIF

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  4. Metalworking Shop - A tour

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  5. Carrier pigeon released from tank in WWI - photo

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  6. Homemade spot welder built using supercapacitor - video

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  7. Boat with pedal-powered paddles - GIF

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  8. How to read a Vernier Caliper

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  9. Looped electrical wire twisting technique - GIF

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  10. Excavator puts on its own track - GIF

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  11. Lathe long sleeves accident - video

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  12. Propeller vortices on small plane - GIF

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  13. Automatic gas station fire extinguishers - video

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  14. Commercial pilot oxygen mask - GIF and video

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  15. Zoom-in magnification of a pen - GIF

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  16. Launching an oil tanker ship with airbags - GIF, videos, and photo

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