By Thomas Willeford
Unleash Your internal Mechanical Mastermind
Welcome to the wondrous global of Thomas Willeford, aka Lord Archibald "Feathers" Featherstone, during which he stocks his heavily guarded secrets and techniques of Steampunkery. full of homemade initiatives, Steampunk equipment, instruments, and Gizmos: A Maker's advisor to making sleek Artifacts exhibits you the way to construct beautiful, inventive instruments on a budget.
Learn from Lord Featherstone as he distills his wealth of hard-learned abilities, describes the right way to use the available instruments of the fashionable mad scientist, and expounds at the paintings and philosophy of scavenging exact elements and uncooked fabrics. the proper better half for the hobbyist and complex machinist alike, this creative quantity will advisor you thru the construction of your personal infernal devices.
Get steamed with those provocative projects:
- Aetheric ray deflector strong brass goggles
- Calibrated indicator gauges
- Ferromagnetic self-scribing computerized encyclopedia (or, the Steampunk booklet drive)
- High voltage electro-static cannon (or, the lamp gun)
- Tesla-pod chrono-static insulating box generator (or, the cellular gadget enclosure)
- Altitude masks with built-in breathing augmentation
- Armoured pith helmet
- Mark I better substitute arm with built-in Gatling gun attachment
Make nice Stuff!
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