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 [...]
HouseholdHacker already showed us how to open a crowned bottle without using a bottle opener. This time they provide alternative ways of popping wine bottle open without using a corkscrew. Hat Tip Link
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...
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
“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