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The Human-Powered Home :: Photo Essay :: 5

 

 

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Photo from The Human-Powered Home. Photo by Steve Schmeck
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Steve Schmeck at his homemade treadle lathe.


The Human-Powered Home book coverThis photo-essay features images from Tamara Dean’s book The Human-Powered Home: Choosing Muscles Over Motors. The book is a one-of-a-kind compendium of human-powered devices gathered from a unique collection of experts.

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