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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  1. Leonardo da Vinci lathe build

    Started by Jon, Aug 29, 2016 01:33 PM
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  2. Colchester Lathes Company factory tour - video

    Started by Altair, May 7, 2020 06:07 AM
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  3. 1950s automated engine production - GIF

    Started by Altair, May 14, 2020 08:27 PM
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  4. Cool Shop Addition Update P2

    Started by Catfish, May 16, 2020 08:28 AM
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  5. Tracked Land Rover - photo

    Started by Altair, May 15, 2020 06:07 AM
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  6. LNER 10000 water-tube boiler - photo

    Started by Altair, May 15, 2020 07:13 PM
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  7. Pole setting expanding foam - GIF

    Started by Altair, May 13, 2020 09:51 PM
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  8. Splitting a motorcycle crankcase - GIF

    Started by Altair, May 12, 2020 09:51 PM
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  9. During these times.....

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  10. Drop forging crankshafts - video

    Started by Altair, May 13, 2020 03:42 PM
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  11. Nyberg Flugan steam-powered aircraft - photos

    Started by Altair, May 14, 2020 03:42 PM
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  12. Brass instrument mouthpiece puller - photo

    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 04:07 PM
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  13. Wood under an electron microscope - photos

    Started by Altair, May 14, 2020 06:07 AM
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  14. Lathe/drill/mill - videos

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  15. Railway jet engine snowblower - GIF

    Started by Altair, May 13, 2020 08:27 PM
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  16. Sheep jumping on a trampoline - GIF

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  17. Tap wrench - video

    Started by Jon, May 13, 2020 04:35 PM
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  18. Congreve rolling ball clock - GIF

    Started by Altair, May 12, 2020 07:13 PM
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  19. Tow-behind mower - video

    Started by Jon, May 13, 2020 04:37 PM
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