Vintage Toy Vespa

Vintage Toy Vespa

Move over Gregory Peck, it’s now my turn to ride side saddle with Audrey Hepburn on this vintage toy Vespa. That’s right, in 1952 Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck rode a Vespa through Rome in the feature film Roman Holiday and it resulted in over 100,000 sales of Vespas. Quite a brand promotion courtesy of… Continue Reading →

Vintage Wood Pulleys

Vintage Wood Pulleys

Block and tackle football or vintage wood pulleys. Sorry football fans but this is a short course on the laws of physics using a block and tackle pulley system. We can study the science behind using pulleys to lift heavy objects but let’s not forget that you can also use vintage pulleys to accent your… Continue Reading →