There’s just something awe-inspiring in complicated, mechanical gadgets. The winding gears and whirring cranks of old-timey devices strike a nostalgic chord in our hearts. That’s why we were smitten when we saw the Robb Higg’s needlessly complicated yet awesome Steampunk wine-uncorking-and-pouring machine. Seriously, this 1000 pound amalgamation of metal, springs and awesome takes way to long to uncork and pour wine but heck, it does it in absolute style. Short version is we want the damn thing, even if it takes almost a minute to pour us wine.
Source: Automata Blog