The musings of an architect who loves mid century glass, the Black Lips, military watches, architecture, chairs, guitars, Oulipo, Rauschenberg, and on and on.
Sunday, July 15, 2007
Meccano computer. 1935
This differential analyser was built by J B Bratt at Cambridge University in 1935, largely of Meccano. Its many uses included aiding Barnes Wallis in the design of the bouncing bombs, of Dambusters fame.