I don't know about you, but I love to see things cut in half. Sometimes they are boring, but most of the times they are incredible, like the mechanical calculator shown above. It's hard to believe this metal mess works. Here's more stuff that looks awesome stuff when cut in half.

Heavy duty undersea power cable

Used to connect wind turbines to main land, it costs $400 per foot!

Color printer


Hand grenade

Counterflow plate chiller

Used to cool down boiling beer to fermentation temperature.


Human body

Skinny vs fat human beings

CT Scanner


Modern model, by James Friedman.

Tank cannon

Golf ball

By James Friedman.

Have any favorite thing that shocked you when you saw it cut in half? Post it in the comments.

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