(Thursday, October 16th, 2008) A new Factory Floor looks at potato chips — didn’t Mike Rowe just cover that? Also, a new American Chopper builds a bike that conveys the excitement of used process equipment sales.
All times are central.
- Rock Solid: Concrete Vanity (DIY, 5:30 p.m.)
- Modern Marvels: Copper (History, 6:00 p.m.)
- How It’s Made: Matches, Carousel Horses, Fine Porcelain, Automobile Fuel Tanks (Discovery, 6:00 p.m.)
- How It’s Made: Glass Cookware, Soap Bars, Steel Drums, Firefighter Uniforms (Discovery, 6:30 p.m.)
- Ask This Old House (DIY, 7:00 p.m.)
- Overhaulin: CNN; Hummer Special (TLC, 7:00 p.m.)
- Factory Floor With Marshall Brain: Potato Chips, Speed Boats, Glass Bottles (National Geographic, 7:00 p.m.) NEW
- Classic Tractors (RFD-TV, 7:30 p.m.)
- American Chopper: Aaron Bike (TLC, 8:00 p.m.) NEW
- Ultimate Factories: Corvette (National Geographic, 8:00 p.m.)
- Cool Tools: Classic Update (DIY, 9:00 p.m.)
- How It’s Made: Lighters, Fossils, Hockey Pucks, High-Pressure Cylinders (Discovery, 10:00 p.m.)
- How It’s Made: Balloons, Wallpaper, Frozen French Fries, Incandescent Light Bulbs (Discovery, 10:30 p.m.)