Talking about time and the measurement of it can lead to some pretty in-depth conversations about creation and the fourth dimension which ultimately leads to a debate about whether it actually exists or not. After all, time is a man-made invention devised so that our puny brains can grasp hold of the wonders of life and the universe. With that in mind, let’s pretend that time exists, either as a non-existent, yet ever present entity like energy, or as the fourth dimension that so many others accept on a daily basis. Continue reading “The history of the pocket watch”
While recently visiting the East coast of England, I stumbled across a small antiques outlet called Knicks Knacks Antiques Emporium which is located in Sutton-on-Sea in Lincolnshire. Easily identifiable by the masses of antique furniture on the pavement and the two mannequins dressed in period clothing, the small shop is owned by husband and wife team Robin & Jeannie Nicholson. What I found on the inside is nothing short of spectacular. Continue reading “Knicks Knacks Antiques Emporium review”
After I asked about the wooden handles, I placed a vote to see what you, the reader, thought about the design. You all decided that the touch of wood was a good one. I noted that I wanted the ends capping off otherwise it looked just like cut down forks and not an amalgamation of formed metal. Continue reading “Operation Steelpunk! Update”
Hello chaps, I’ve been sent a couple of photographs of the goggles nearing completion. After the broken fork prong disaster, I managed to get some replacement forks for the arms. I’ve been asked if I like the wood on them and I’m not sure. What do you think? Related articles Operation Steelpunk! Part One Operation Steelpunk! Part three Operation Steelpunk! Part four Continue reading Poll: Operation Steelpunk! Should the wood stay or go?
The goggle building has been going well. Hopefully you’ve been following Operation Steelpunk! and you’ve enjoyed watching them take their form. Continue reading “Operation Steelpunk! Part four”