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VIIIth Nerve

Being human in a post-industrial world: product design, philosophy, and a whole lot of homemade food.
Jul 23 '14
Jun 25 '14
unconsumption:


An inventive Russian YouTuber has figured out how to turn plastic bottles into string, using purely mechanical means. After “unraveling” a single bottle he’s left with what appear to be several yards’ worth of filament, which he then uses to bind things together.
Hitting the resultant plastic twine with a heat gun causes it to partially melt and shrink, more or less fusing it into place.

(via The Most Creative Recycling We’ve Seen Yet: Turn Plastic Bottles into String - Core77)

unconsumption:

An inventive Russian YouTuber has figured out how to turn plastic bottles into string, using purely mechanical means. After “unraveling” a single bottle he’s left with what appear to be several yards’ worth of filament, which he then uses to bind things together.

Hitting the resultant plastic twine with a heat gun causes it to partially melt and shrink, more or less fusing it into place.

(via The Most Creative Recycling We’ve Seen Yet: Turn Plastic Bottles into String - Core77)

Jun 24 '14
Busted—time to take apart?

Busted—time to take apart?

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William Morris lawn

William Morris lawn

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