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Steampunked Tank Runs on Steam

By: Going Like Sixty - Published:   Updated: Apr 8 2011 • References: questioneering
Here's a video for all other Steampunk nuts. The Steampunked Tank. After many months and lots of help from strangers on the innernets, this radio controlled tank that is powered by steam is working. Simply awesome what some people will do just because they can!

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