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THE LIGHTER THAT WOULDN’T IS LIT

Real Shed project of the year in The Shed has been reviving old petrol lighters. This produced a diary of frustration with a 1920 Thorens Single Claw – reported at https://hack4hire.wordpress.com/2018/07/10/seeking-the-soul-of-the-clawed-lovely/ There is now a PS to this article. A … Continue reading

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SEEKING THE SOUL OF THE CLAWED LOVELY

Has a cigarette lighter got a soul? Here in The Shed, where old men meet to swap small screwdrivers and smoke, we are contemplating that question, after having our hearts bruised by the Thorens Single Claw. The Shed is a … Continue reading

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