September 16, 2006
How to roll your own (watch, that is)
Face of the watch
A very nice set of pages about making your own watch, from Donald Corson. He took the guts of an ETA 2824, and went somewhere totally new with it. Machined base plate, rearranged the drive train, experimented with new plating, designed his own hands, and learned a great deal on the way. Fascinating, wish I had his resources to experiment with.
Almost forgot… the Aeropress!
Funky java hardware I’ve been meaning to post about the Aeropress, but had forgotten until the last post about espresso. Briefly, it rocks. No
Malvern Aviator quick review
Malvern close-up Yep, as previously noted, it took a bit of effort for my Aviator to fall into my sweaty palms, but I managed. Amazingly, someone