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Welcome to my daily update page!  What does this mean?   This is the place where I will post things of interest, stuff about  science, the purely entertaining, corsetry, my side projects both past and present, and any other thing that I feel like sharing.  Enjoy!

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September 14, 2014
I got a mention in the September 2014 issue of the Horological Times, in an article by Andy Baron about my collaboration with him on the Maillardet Automaton.

September 13, 2014
Heavy Duty playlist today.... including the new Jack White LP Lazaretto!
Spoiler Alert: this LP is a vinyl Funhouse!  Just TRY to play it the normal way - Hint: you can't play it on an automatic turntable ;-)

September 12, 2014
A perfect day to get out and ride on the big bike - 
12th St. in Philly....

September 10, 2014
Out with the Philly Gals for a cool September ride, destination Fishtown! 

September 9, 2014
What are the chances that I would run into my sister (well, not literally!) at a crosswalk while riding my bike through center city Philly?  Maybe 100Million:1??  Or was it inevitable? 

September 8, 2014
Me and My Ride!

September 7, 2014
2 turntables and one DJ.... 
Why have just one Hi-Fi system when you can set up two of them in parallel? 

September 6, 2014

September 5, 2014
Bob Mould in Philly today! 
Not only a prefect show, but I got the new album on vinyl there too!

September 4, 2014
Kraftwerk on clear vinyl...  Sounds so..  so...  clear!

September 3, 2014
The Dinosaur Den #4 - Do-It-Yourself Printed Circuit Board Production 

September 1, 2014
Billy Zoom - Exene - John Doe - Total X in Philly, Baby!!!! 

August 17, 2014
Thanks Everyone For Subscribing!

August 16, 2014
Thanks to Hackaday for putting up a new post about my recent video on pocket watches!

August 15, 2014
I have topped over 10,000 subscribers on my Youtube Channel!

August 7, 2014
Arrived in Washington, DC -
Beginning my new project at the 
Smithsonian Air and Space Museum! 

August 6, 2014
Creepy overpainting - nothing like a bad restoration to warp an antique portrait. 

August 5, 2014

August 4, 2014
Ask Fran: Setting and Regulating Pocket Watches
I'm back in the Famous FranLab to show off my favorite timepieces, and a little instruction about how to set and regulate an antique pocket watch yourself. 

August 3, 2014
The Second Street Fair in Philly...

.... And Stack Overflow!!!!

August 2, 2014
Too Al Fresco -
"Waiter!  There's a moth on my plate!"
.....  "Quiet... Or everyone will want one!"

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