Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
While watching Adam Savage "Tested" on YouTube, he provided very detailed "Streetview" images of his basement. You can see incredible things <HERE>.
There is another room you can find yourself going into (pool table). If you find it difficult to find your way in that room, you can <CLICK HERE>.
In the display cases in the pool room, you might find what is called a Strandbeest. Now, these are crazy mechanical devices that are power by wind. When the prop is spinning, the legs will walk across the floor, table, or beach. Here is a <YouTube video> that shows a very big version of that model of a different model in Adam's Basement.
See if you can find the following picture... The first is Adam's Strandbeest model.
This Website>, "While many people assume that the Dollywood trains were custom built for the theme park, the locomotives were actually constructed in the late 1930s and early 1940s! During WWII, these steam engines played an important role in America’s war effort." The mear sound of that engine starting its journey and the commanding billowing black coal dust was an experience with the sound, sight, and feeling rather than just seeing a train leave the station.
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