2016-01-17 2 min read






  • A cool video showing a Trumpf press brake in action.
  • A piece by Tim Simpson, who I visited last year, about his experiences with metal 3D printing.
  • A very old (1909) article about the construction of the Catskill Aqueduct (thanks, Michael!).
  • Aerojet Rocketdyne is working to set guidelines for metal 3D printed rocket engines.
  • HP's "the Machine" is apparently going to ship, but not with (the ever elusive) memristors. I like this quote about far off technologies: “We don’t need to talk about stuff five years from now.”
  • The Wikipedia page for Deep foundation.



Stuff that doesn't fit into my dumb/arbitrary categories.


Photos from the textile industry.

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