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Steampunk gear, gadgets, and gizmos : a maker's guide to creating modern artifacts / Thomas Willeford.

Willeford, Thomas. (Author).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library TEEN 745 WILLEFORD (Text) 39206020573240 Teen NF Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780071762366 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0071762361 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 222 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, [2012]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-208) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part the first: Full steam ahead. What is Steampunk? -- Tools of the modern mad scientist -- The art and philosophy of scavenging -- Gear mining -- or, how to dissect a cuckoo. Part the second. Getting steamed: projects for makers, modders, and assemblagers. Aetheric ray deflector solid brass goggles -- Calibrated indicator gauges -- Professor Grimmelore's Ferromagnetic self-scribing automated encyclopedia (or, the Steampunk book drive) -- Dr. Visbaun's high voltage electro-static hand cannon (pr, the lamp gun) -- Tesla-pod chrono-static insulating field generator (or, the mobile device enclosure) -- Altitude mask with integrated respiratory augmentation as issued to H.M. Royal Aeronautical Corps -- Voortman's armoured pith helmet, from London's finest purveyor of defensive and deflective haberdashery -- Professor Grimmelore's Mark I superior replacement arm with integrated gatling gun attachment. Part the third. Hastily scribbled laboratory notes. This way lies madness -- Dramatis personae -- For the brilliant but mathematically challenged mad scientist -- Final thoughts -- Patterns from Chapter 5.
Subject: Young adults.
Handicraft.
Models and modelmaking.
Implements, utensils, etc.
Technology in art > History > 19th century.
Steampunk culture.

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