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The Tunnel Challenge
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Tools and Techniques

Throughout the ages, people have developed all kinds of tools and techniques for digging tunnels. Some were more successful than others! Click on an icon to learn more about each one:

fire-setting Hand Tools Gunpowder
Fire-Setting Hand Tools Explosives
Compressed Air Drill Tunnel Boring Machine Tunnel Shield
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Air Drill
Tunnel Boring Machine Tunnel
Shield

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