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Nice build for a Trebuchet

Nice build for a small Trebuchet you can make with kids. The author includes the SVG file you can use for laser cutting out the parts, or convert to a standard CNC. https://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Trebuchet/

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Interesting belt sander build

No weld build on this one.  Looks a bit clunky but it works. www.homemadetools.net/forum/i-made-72-vertical-belt-grinder-dust-collection-70580?homelistings#post123181

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Nice looking Electrolysis rust removal build

Have DC power supply, bucket, and iron rods and you two can build your own Electrolysis rust remover. http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/electrolysis-rust-removal-67148?homelistings#post109683

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Another simple rock tumbler build

Been toying with making one of these myself.  Mostly to remove rust on objects without me needing to sand them.  Only downside I see to tumblers is the medium you need to buy to put in it. https://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Tumbler-2/

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Make your own anti boil over pot lid holder

This is cool compare to my method of just moving the lid a bit and hope for the best.  The author posted up the vector pictures so you can CNC these out yourself. http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/anti-boil-over-gadget-69465?homelistings#post116980

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Make you own barrel boat

I don’t know if I should be concerned or not that this would sink with a normal person in it.  Still a nice build. Building A Motorized Barrel Boat

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A faster way to knit a scarf

I got a kick out of this one.  The author took a stationary bike, and Addi Epxress Knitting machine, and used it to make scarfs at a train station. Bike-Driven Scarf Knitter is an Accessory to Warmth project here: Cyclo … Continue reading

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Make your shredder super fast

Not sure how long the shredder parts will last in this case, but the author basically put in a stonger motor (100x factor) into an existing home shredder and wow…its fast. https://sploid.gizmodo.com/this-paper-shredder-upgraded-with-a-scary-powerful-moto-1826457917

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Embedding information in text

I have seen other builds like this before.  But not one that was geared to take you to a website from a recipe.  Basically the font is modified somewhat to embed information in it that a computer can see.  But … Continue reading

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Rebuilding an old wheelbarrow

New wheelbarrows can run an easy $100, and thats for one with a shallow plastic tub.  SO sometimes its well worth rebuilding an old strong one. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-an-Old-Wheelbarrow/

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