Reinventing The Bicycle: Bicycle Vol. 2

Not many innovations have happened to the original design of the bicycle, other than it has become heavier, more complicated, with more gears, suspension and whatnot. But that nevertheless has not brought us to Bicycle Vol. 2. So what has? Well, I believe that Viks has done that. Viks is an Estonian bicycle manufacturing company…

Driving Gloves: When To Wear Them

You know, the glove box is called a glove box for a reason. With the early cars, drivers had to wear driving gloves because of the conditions – often lots of dust and dirt got into the car as well as the steering wheels were made from materials which could either harm the drivers` hands…

What Makes A Mechanical Watch Tick

  Have you ever wondered – under what dark magic do mechanical watches operate? What is the astonishing mechanism that makes them tick? Well look no further, I offer you a chance to find it out and it might be easiest to understand this by viewing this short animation.

Beauty in it all

There`s just something about mechanical watches that I find very hard to resist. Perhaps it is the lack of any electronics whatsoever. Perhaps it is the combination of metal and leather in creation of a timepiece consisting of carefully thought out and put together mechanisms which in combined effort are designed to do one single…