Reunited with my Dyson.
The handheld series of Dyson vacuum cleaners are unbelievably satisfying to use. Now you can clean up and dust every surface of your home very spontaneously, quickly and efficiently.
Drilling a new hole in the lid of a glass teapot
A new, larger hole in this lid would improve air flow for a smoother pour. I used a Dremel tool model 4000 and the glass drilling bit number 662, with included drilling oil. Note the technique used for drilling glass: short and light compressions with breaks in between, adding a drop of oil every few times.
Pouring is now much smoother thanks to the modification.
How Trojan makes their condoms. (This video reblogged from several other sites)
The harmonic whistle from an original version of the Oxo kettle. Sadly Oxo no longer makes it with this special two tone whistle. San Francisco, August 2013.
May 2013. A snippet of the drive from Bagdogra Airport up to Makaibari Tea Estate. In Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.
April 2012. Me biking along the exterior wall of the Imperial Palace in Kyoto, Japan.