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  1. Lichtenberg figure woodburning GIF

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  2. Manhole cover replacement - GIF

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  3. Fixing structural framing - GIF

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  4. Battlebots animatronic trophy stand - GIF

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  5. Big Blue crane collapse - GIF

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  6. Harrier jump jet lands on a stool - GIF and video

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  7. Japanese game show: people compete to drill the tiniest hole - video

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  8. 41 interesting vise patents - drawings

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  9. Hand engraving a hammer - GIF

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  10. New Lathe in 1900??

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  11. Doughnut rolling tool - GIF

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  12. Non-Newtonian fluid-filled speed bump - GIF

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  13. Vintage fuel nozzles as design elements

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  14. Magazine speed loader - GIF

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  15. Moving a 1966 Northfield jointer with a homemade gantry crane - GIF

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  16. Pivoting broadfork - GIF

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  17. Gold-coated face shield for foundry - GIF

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  18. Excavator slicing tree GIF

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  19. Total In-Flight Simulator airplane - photo

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