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The Art of Being Drunk, Second Edition

Richard Watkins

Registered User
NAWCC Fellow
May 2, 2004
"The Art of Being Drunk" is study of drunken fusees. Normally the fusee arbor is rotated anti-clockwise to wind the mainspring, and the arbor cannot be turned clockwise without breaking something. Drunken fusees can be wound both anti-clockwise and clockwise.

I explain different designs and conclude (if I am right!) that only 5 different designs are possible.

This latest (and hopefully last) version reorganises the article and makes some important changes to the text.