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Arnold Kelly
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Cigar Box Guitar

Started this discussion. Last reply by Arnold Kelly Jun 10, 2010. 4 Replies

Was wondering if anyone was interested in this unique musical instrument?  i'm willing to bet that you could REALLY take one and turn it into a truly unique musical STEAMPUNK instrument. ;)For those…Continue

 

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Rachel Klingberg commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"Thanks, that is an interesting tid-bit from history (the complete 1901 article is reproduced in the Bartitsu Compendium, btw)."
Feb 27
Miss Cherries Jubilee commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"I thought this would be of some interest here - I am reposting the link from the Cycling Union group because it is an article on how to use your bike as a weapon.http://www.roadswerenotbuiltforcars.com/weapon/"
Feb 26
Dr. Jameson B Westering II commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"A scene from a kinetoscopic film set in 19th century Hong Kong featuring a bicycle chase and a young fellow named Jackie Chan (kid's got some talent, he's going to go far!) making good use of his cycle to defend himself from the bad guys.…"
Jan 18
Dr. Jameson B Westering II commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"An article that includes some information about self-defense while riding a bicycle.  Some good ideas here for current wheelers, even the advice about dealing with "objectionable children" although I'd hesitate to use that…"
Jan 12
Rachel Klingberg commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"According to a Bartitsu associated, "That's probably Isabel Marks, the author of the book "Fancy Cycling" (1901), which included a number of standard cavalry sabre feats adapted for trick bicycling." Spearing the ring being…"
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The Martial Arts of The Victorian and Edwardian Era
Jan 9
Rachel Klingberg commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"I think fancy cycling tricks were a bit of an Edwardian fad, but I've no idea where the sword (?) or pell (?) comes in......"
Jan 8
Arnold Kelly commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"That looks awesome! :)"
Jan 7
Miss Cherries Jubilee commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"Ok. I posted this on my site Steampunk Style Cycling Union, but I really HAD to post it here too. Lady, bicycle, cavalry saber and something like a jousting pell? "
Jan 7
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The Martial Arts of The Victorian and Edwardian Era
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Miss Cherries Jubilee commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"Hay ya'll,  Lo these many...many years ago.  I was awarded a black belt in the Korean martial art Teakwondo.  I was living in Korea at the time and did not learn the sport forms.  We learned to use our hands, chop sticks,…"
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"Egads.. I have come round and full circle..I was a diesel punk all along and failed to know it ....I think its time to declare..."
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The Martial Arts of The Victorian and Edwardian Era
May 31, 2013
Rachel Klingberg commented on Arnold Kelly's group Steam Fu
"Ah, thanks for the update. This looks like a great event. Only two tickets left so do act fast if you want to attend (I would be there except I'm all the way in the States and can't afford it - maybe next year!)  "
May 30, 2013

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Just a geek who likes to get steamy from time to time.

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To Arms!

Posted on March 28, 2010 at 6:01pm 2 Comments

Well I've started on my first steampunk weapon. Actually it's a PAIR of Steampunk "energy" pistols. I'm going the easy route and instead of building them straight from scratch, I've started with some Banzai Water pistols (you can get them at Wal Mart, a 4-pack for $5). I was going to leave the water reservoir the original color and figure out some way to "energize" them with an LED or something. But the plastic was too flimsy. Everytime I'd try to tape over it to paint, the plastic would cave… Continue

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At 12:22pm on May 24, 2012, Dr. Jeffrey S. Kupperman said…

Thank you, good sir.

At 8:50pm on June 24, 2011, Nehemiah Payne "THE MAP MAKER" said…
Thank you for the Welcome!
At 7:13am on June 15, 2011, Jedidiah I. Moon said…
Thank you for the welcome good sir. Looks like a fun group.
At 7:38am on May 26, 2011, Elias Drake Kaos said…

Welcome to The Kaotique! Any input is appreciated! Look for special savings coming in June in celebration of Worldwide Strut Your Steampunk Stuff Day!

W.W.S.Y.S.S.D.

At 2:36pm on January 10, 2011, Jedi Esparza said…
Thanks for the welcome to Steam Fu Arnold!
At 2:06pm on November 19, 2010, Captain Denvo Pryde said…
Happy Birthday, may your candles burn as bright as a steam engine.
At 12:00pm on November 19, 2010, Sir FritzOliver N. Betteridge said…
Happy Birthday,have an awesome great day,
At 11:20am on November 19, 2010, Dr. Augustus Dayafter said…
Happy Birthday from the crew of the Seraph.
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At 4:44am on September 2, 2010, Anne Cathrine Dalgaard said…
Hello, thanks for the friend request. Nice to feel welcomed (:
 
 
 

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