Tag: engineering

Hastings Pier

Hastings Pier engineering

Hastings Pier Engineer team have been up at the crack of dawn over the summer, doing work that can only be done at times the pier is not in public use. I joined them, after watching the sun rise over Hastings Castle, and a sky ribbed in pink and blue. Hastings Pier has won several […]

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bottom bracket, golden pegasus, 20,000 miles by Nathan Jones Photography

Bottom Bracket

Fare the well, my bottom bracket. You’ve carried me over 24,000 miles according to my speedometer. Up and down the mountains, across a muddy gully. You never failed, you never grumbled. With a big spanner, an enormous lever made of a bike top tube, and stubborn groans, that old bracket came loose and finally departed […]

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