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Fun with Photomultiplier Tubes

Elucidation of their operation. Extreme teardown. High voltage.
16 Jun 2016

Flirting with the K40

Is the world's cheapest 40W laser cutter actually any good?
13 Feb 2016

How SLR cameras work: Nikon F3

Video tour of a modular 35mm camera
13 Sep 2023


Cutlery stegosaurus
9 Aug 2019

Ode to Rockbox

Not actually an ode.
16 Mar 2021

The Midi Archive

A collection of old works
14 Nov 2010

Musings on Invention

Some thoughts about great inventions.
3 Jan 2023

Paper Ship in a Bottle

The proximate test of patience
3 Mar 2015

Accordion Repair

Gawking at the gorgeous mechanisms
11 Oct 2018


Production of paper procrastinations.
2 Mar 2011

Zen of Metal Bonsai

Mindfully master a pair of pliers
4 Mar 2014

AI in Brainfuck Talk

Presentation on writing programs in brainfuck
27 Sep 2018

The 'scope of '69

Restoration of a piece of vintage hardware.
16 Feb 2011

T-shirt Stencilling

Well, I always wanted to be a fashion designer...
27 Sep 2010


By Jove, my quick study of lexicography won a prize!
21 Jun 2014


Chiptune chirper
27 Sep 2018

Laser Cut Butterfly Knife

Cut out a cutting tool
12 Jun 2016

Hydraulic Ram Revisited

A garden watering quest
2 Jun 2023


Progress: Complete
Executive Decision Maker
20 Dec 2017

Plasma Cannon

Halloween prop
3 Sep 2019

MIDI Medallion

Progress: Complete
Casting pewter in a wooden mould
5 Aug 2017