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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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The World's Largest Corkscrew

Humor : The Presurfer

British mechanical sculptor Rob Higgs designed an amazing steampunk corkscrew contraption which takes opening and serving wine bottles to a whole new level. The Rube Goldberg styled machine is thought to be the world's largest corks...

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Society & Culture / Men's Interest : The Awesomer

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The Corkscrew, A Giant Hand-Cranked Wine Uncorking Machine

Humor : Laughing Squid

“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

Overly Complex Corkscrew Weighs 771 Pounds of Steampunk Awesomeness

Humor : Neatorama

(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...


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