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  1. The smell of wet clay is the first thing to greet a visitor when the freight elevator opens on the sixth floor of the nondescript building in Brooklyn, N.Y. Passing through a large, open studio...
  2. Clint Orms approaches all of his custom-engraved belt buckle commissions with the same enthusiasm and passion, whether the project is a simple design that costs $600 or an elaborate infusion of...
  3. Long before auto racing captured the public’s interest, there was boat racing. And the most coveted of all racing victories was the American Power Boat Association’s Challenge Cup, better known as...
  4. Between World War I and World War II , the Waco Aircraft Co. of Troy, Ohio, specialized in civilian biplanes, which became a popular means of transportation for traveling businessmen, the postal...
  5. Nicholas Brawer ( www.nicholasbrawer.com ) began his career as an antiques dealer in 1999 and, for a time, he focused on traditional English sporting antiques, as well as mahogany and leather...
  6. History reveals that it didn’t take long for Henry Ford’s invention to blossom, and for a discerning clientele that could afford it, custom coachbuilders emerged, ready to transform a nondescript...
  7. Talk to car enthusiasts or collectors anywhere, and more often than not, the benchmark luxury sedan in their possession is a Mercedes-Benz S-Class. As a big sedan loaded with options, an S-Class...
  8. Wireless is not a word in the vocabulary of an audiophile. Sending audio signals without the use of cables always has meant interference, compression, and a loss of quality during the wireless...
  9. A backyard barbecue is as American as the Fourth of July, fried chicken, and Chevrolet. It’s also as Argentinean as gauchos and the tango. To the South Americans, the barbecue, or asado , is nearly a...
  10. When Roland Murphy committed himself to building an American-made watch movement at the turn of the new millennium, the Maryland-born entrepreneur understood it would be a challenging endeavor. His...

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