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  1. Weed spraying train - video

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  2. Hand drill strap winding tool - video

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  3. Guy pulling a train - GIF

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  5. Dog predicts car-jacking fail - GIF

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  6. Prentiss swivel-jaw vise - GIF

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  7. Miniature hand-cranked mechanized hacksaw - GIF

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  8. Festool diagnostic device - photo

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  9. No ballad singers

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  10. Tianhu double-battery drill - photo

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  11. Truck-mounted crane for towing cars - GIF

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  12. Soap bar grater - GIF

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  13. Pitstop wheel changing from mechanic's view - GIF

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  14. Honey paw tool for honey extraction - GIF

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  15. Inspection drone for inaccessible areas - GIF

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  16. 1917 Killen-Straight armored tractor - photos

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  17. Whiteboard marker swingin' around refreshing trick - GIF

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  18. Jet bird strike + payload dump + explosion - video

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  19. Enormous glass sheet dropdown - GIF

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  20. Flying roller coaster seat rotation mechanism - GIF

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