Under The Knife – Episode 1: The Clockwork Saw

In the first episode of Under The Knife, I discuss the clockwork saw–a 19th-century medical instrument which failed on a massive scale. Make sure you watch to the very end as we have a few little surprises in store for you!

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By | 2014-09-23T14:00:33+00:00 September 23rd, 2014|Casebooks|4 Comments


  1. @snibla64 September 23, 2014 at 2:12 pm - Reply

    Brilliant. Fascinating stuff. I can’t wait for the next installment, or the raffle of the googly eye! Keep up the good work

  2. julieallyn September 24, 2014 at 3:16 am - Reply

    Nicely done. As always!!!

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