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Hand powered drilling tools and machines

Old technology for our modern world
Tuesday, February 5, 2013, 3:14 PM

A fascinating exploration of hand powered drilling tools.  When that 18V power tool set dies, having a mechanical hand powered tool set might come in handy.

http://www.lowtechmagazine.com/2010/12/hand-powered-drilling-tools-and-machines.html » Read more