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Steampunk Corkscrew

Rob Higgs knows how to open a bottle of wine like a boss. Using hundreds of bronzed metal springs, gears and other parts, he built this incredible machine to uncork and pour a bottle of wine. Hat Tip Link More Awesome Stuff for You to Click On: Knuckle Duster CorkscrewSteampunk KeyboardsStar Wars SteampunkSteampunk SpacesuitThe Steampunk [...]
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Helix Resealable Wine Bottle

Society & Culture / Men's Interest : The Awesomer (last year)

The corkscrew might soon be rendered obsolete. The Helix wine packaging concept uses a glass bottle with a threaded opening, making it easy to both uncork and reseal. And yes, it still makes the popping sound. Hat Tip Link Read Post

The Corkscrew, A Giant Hand-Cranked Wine Uncorking Machine

Odd : Laughing Squid (2 years ago)

“The Corkscrew” by British designer Rob Higgs is a 770 pound hand-cranked machine that over the course of two minutes uncorks a wine bottle and pours a glass of wine. via Nomad’s Nirvana & The Automata/Automaton Blog & MAKE Read Post

Overly Complex Corkscrew Weighs 771 Pounds of Steampunk Awesomeness

Odd : Neatorama (2 years ago)

(Video Link) Wine snobs, you are behind the times if you’re still using a wing corkscrew. Rob Higgs’s hand-cranked machine uses gears, pulleys, chains and weights to open a bottle of wine, then carefully pour its contents into a gla... Read Post


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