Six Pips


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  • cool polishing cloth


    Evening all, what a lovely week. The shop had visitors, we chatted and drank coffee, the sun shone, and in the quiet times I arranged, hoovered and washed up, you know, just keeping shop. In actual fact I did a whole heap more too. Like design and begin manufacture of a new polishing cloth. It is the little things, we

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  • Notebooks


    Evening all! A single half term Pip tonight. Please indulge me; you know how I like paper, paper things, fonts, typesetting, layout and general awesomeness? Well these notebooks have untreated covers, no plastic 🙂 They are made in the UK, A6 in size with 80 pages, deliberately calculated so the height is such that when opened you can write on

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  • x-ray


    Evening all! I hope you have all seen our Instagram, it has taken a turn. Rather than posting mindless fodder I am trying to create little spectacles, a progress with each one better than the last. How long it will last I don’t know because each one takes about 45mins. Nevertheless if you don’t follow us there you will be

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  • Wonderful things sign


    Evening all! Tonight’s Pips is a little more conventional than last week’s, a few of you thought I lost my mind, I assure you I have not, In fact some cool things are starting to take shape. Let’s start with some housekeeping; The SWC SWC hands are actually being made (did I say that last time?)! All watch models are

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  • Fountain Pen


    Evening all! For a number of years now, work has been proceeding in order to bring perfection to the crudely conceived idea of a transmission that would not only supply inverse reactive current for use in unilateral phase detractors, but would also be capable of automatically synchronizing cardinal grammeters. Such an instrument is the turbo encabulator. 2. Now basically the only

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  • OMG


    Evening All! Oh! There is so much in the pipeline that I am tempted to tell you about it, but I must wait. I have learnt my lesson before; things change after I make an announcement – but it is so tempting! Last week (I am fine BTW) I showed you a notebook design, well it seemed the right way

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  • notebook


    Evening all! I am post jab and all is fine except it is probably prudent to only give you all one pips worth of energy tonight! So here is a cover for one of the new Schofield notebooks. As a little taster; A6, not too fat, dots not lines inside and each page perforated. Gilt edging and totally collectable. Coming

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