4th Industrial Revolution

3D printing of ceramics: A review

Abstract From an article from the Journal of European Ceramic Society Along with extensive research on the three-dimensional (3D) printing of polymers and metals, 3D printing of ceramics is now the latest trend to come […]


Albertus Bekker – Violin Making

My name is Albertus Bekker. I have been building violins and various stringed instruments since 2000. My violins are played by some of the leading soloists and professional orchestral players in South Africa and all […]


Scottish Smallpipes and Borderpipes

Lochalsh Pipes are based in the beautiful area of Lochalsh in the Scottish West Highlands. Ross Calderwood, the pipemaker, has been playing Highland Bagpipes since the age of eight and has a great depth of […]


Orrery making – rare and complex

Clockwork mechanical models of the solar system STAINES AND SON Derek and his son Timothy design and build scientific instruments commonly known as Orrery, they hand-make these in their work shop as commissioned pieces.Originally Toolmakers […]