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A Steam Powered Record Player

Simon Jansen built this fully functional steam-powered record player out of a desire to make something authentically steampunk.  His attempts at making a true gramophone, horn and everything, went awry, and so he settled on a turntable that was spun by the power of steam.

He has another video of his engine, Nigel, playing a Sex Pistols record, just to put the “punk” in steampunk, but we like this one better.

(via Laughing Squid.)

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