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  1. Scratch-built .22LR - videos

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  2. Roosevelt Dam gate valves - photo

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  4. Long bar clamps - video

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  10. WWI pack horse carrying machine gun - photo

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  11. A simple, quiet door closer

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  12. 1690 combination flintlock pistol and dagger - photos

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  13. Thawing heavy equipment - GIFs

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  14. Graver and template set - video

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