Last month's “Top 10 tools” featured two reader innovations:

  • Retired Missouri DOT engineer Bob Lannert's TowPlow attachment (“One truck + two plows = clear roads,” Dec. 2011, page 42), now sold by Viking-Cives
  • Cincinnati Stormwater Management Utility supervisor Jerry Taylor's Matt-Locks-USA storm grate lock (“Ingenuity breeds theft-prevention business,” Dec. 2011, page 44)

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Here's to another year of ingenious problem-solving!

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