Thursday, June 29, 2017

Twongs Flashback

I presented a 2x1 helical wire construction set called Twongs at the 2010 New York Maker Faire.

Four twongs formed from 9 gauge galvanized steel wire
Untwining the 2-ply in the forming step
Partially completed twong vertex
Completed twong vertex

As purchased wire

Wire being partially straightened winding "the other way" against a  18.5" radius template

Winding end of manual twiner
Sledge end of twiner
Man at work

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