Saturday, April 11, 2015

American Projectile Company of Lynn Massachusetts


Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim
inventor of the machine gun
and the asthma inhaler
had a son who was a radio
personality and the inventor
of the rotary spark-gap transmitter
called Old Betsy

A Hilti DD350 wall-mounted drill
was used in the Hatton Garden heist
where some 60 million
pounds worth of gems were taken
from a lung-like structure

frieze is a contemporary art magazine
published eight times a year
from London