2019-04-22 2 min read


Notes, 2019-04-22.
I'm reading Robert Caro's new book, Working, and should *again* take the opportunity to recommend that you read everything of Caro's.

The most clicked link in last week's issue (~17% of opens) was a survey of manufacturing methods behind Jeff Koons' artwork.

Planning & Strategy.

Making & Manufacturing.

Maintenance, Repair & Operations.

Distribution & Logistics.

Inspection, Testing & Analysis.


An excellent collection of electrical component cross-sections.

Thanks as always to our recurring donors for supporting The Prepared. Thanks also to the following readers for sending links: Adem, Russell, Ezra, Jessie, Jason, Gabe, Jordan, Daniel, Chris, Neil, Scotty, Russell.

Love, Spencer.

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Spencer Wright
Spencer Wright
Spencer Wright is the (mostly accidental) founder of Scope of Work, which he started writing (as The Prepared) in 2013. Today he serves as its editor-in-chief and chief dilettante.
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