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  1. Sewing with a Swiss Army knife awl - GIF

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  2. 1948 Beecraft Wee Bee world's smallest plane - photos

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  4. The Secret Life of Components: Switches - video

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  5. Miniature Bruce MacBeth engine - video

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  6. Making wooden spirals - video

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  7. Parting on the Lathe

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  8. Assembling a Rolls-Royce jet engine - GIF

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  9. 16th century pipe making - GIF and video

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  10. Stamping plant die change - GIF

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  11. 20-ton hydraulic press - video

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  12. Slag removal clamshell bucket - GIF

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  13. Shaper cutting splines - GIF

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  15. Rock conveyor ditch - GIFs

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  16. Duct crimping tool - GIF

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  17. Making a giant bolt on a lathe - video

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  18. Moroccan pottery making demo - GIF

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  19. 15th century gold-inlaid poleaxe - photo

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