7 July 2010

Tinsmithing a Phonograph Horn


John Yard making a phonograph horn- great! I want one!
via NMA

5 comments:

  1. nice to see this David, Barbara will be chuffed as she is deep into tinsmith land of late:
    http://www.co-opones.to/male/viewer/images/Bh-Tinpatterns-B.jpg
    http://www.co-opones.to/male/viewer/images/Bh-tinware-real.jpg
    http://viewersite.wordpress.com/2010/05/14/more-on-barbaras-researching-the-colonial-tin-trail-a-visit-to-betty-gillespie/
    cheers from mal E (+Bh

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  2. what an amazing video!! thank you for sharing :)

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  3. Fabulous, David! Such a contrast to the Chinese Vuvuzela factory shown on TV recently, popping out those nasty horns for mass distribution around the world. Craftspeople....don't give up! Don't ever give up!
    Robyn

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  4. I am wondering what was used to burnish the horn? Pumice? Rotten stone?

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