The Art of Being Drunk

Second Edition

Richard Watkins

Tapy model 1
Model of the Abraham Tappy drunken fusee made by Piet Andreissen (© P. Andriessen)
Tapy model 2

Ordinary fusees can only be wound by turning the fusee arbor anti-clockwise. Drunken fusees are fusees that can be wound by turning the fusee arbor either clockwise or anti-clockwise.

They are more curiosities than useful, but interesting none the less.

This article explains how drunken fusees work.

The second edition revises and improves the previous version.

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