Machining is magic, of course. Watching precision pieces emerge from lathes and dies is like watching sorcery.
The Clickspring narration is a masterclass in calm, meditative making, while the accompanying video reminds you of the everyday marvels of our modern world, where you can buy screws and washers and other labor-intensive parts in bags for pennies a pound.
Shown above, the screws and washers episode, which I found on Nat Torkington's Four Short Links this morning. I'm going to watch the whole series now.
(via O'Reilly Radar