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Knife Switches, Patent Stamps, and Cats – Celebrating the New Year with Pratt’s Steam-Power

Revelers have been tooting in the New Year at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn with steam-powered whistles since 1965. Here’s a tour of the Engine Room that provides the whistles and a homemade calliope with their steam.Read more on MAKE

Building a Tribe With Kinetic Steam Works

At this past year’s Maker Faire Bay Area, I had the privilege of riding atop a steam-powered Case 40 horsepower steam traction engine from 1940 with Stephen Rademaker.Read more on MAKE

Homemade Hybrid Rocket Engine

Ben Krasnow gives a walkthrough on building a hybrid rocket engine by combining clear acrylic with gaseous oxygen.