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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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