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Bruce Charles Designs - October Newsletter

Bruce Charles Designs - October Newsletter

Bruce Charles Designs - October News It's our biggest Amazon sale of the year! Today and tomorrow, October 13 and 14, we are offering 20% off most products! Save on Schulte spinning tops, bases, and more. To see what all is on sale, head over to Amazon by clicking the button below! SHOP AMAZON PRIME DAY A CLEAN SPINNING TOP BASE IMPROVES SPIN TIMES Our Spinning top bases have been flying off the shelves and are quickly becoming a fan favorite! We recently covered how to clean your spinning tops, and now we have a blog post on how to clean your spinning...

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How to Clean a Spinning Top Base for Improved Spin Times

How to Clean a Spinning Top Base for Improved Spin Times

How to Clean a Spinning Top Base for Improved Spin Times Our Spinning top bases have been flying off the shelves and are quickly becoming a fan favorite! A customer, Kevin, recently emailed to tell us he purchased a BCD 100 mm concave glass base and immediately his spinning time went from 14 minutes to almost 20 minutes! He was using a pull-string powered, 7 oz top from DjuinoStar. Because he was spinning with a pull string and heavier top, after about 20 spins, a very small area of cloudiness formed at the base's center. He then experimented to find the best way to...

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Mental Breaks During 2020 with Bruce Charles Designs

Mental Breaks During 2020 with Bruce Charles Designs

BRAIN BREAKS FOR MENTAL CLARITY WITH SPINNING TOPS BY BRUCE CHARLES DESIGNS Maybe you're back in the office full time, or you're splitting time between home and office. Or perhaps you're at home trying to facilitate remote learning for your children (while working and/or running a household). Whatever life looks likes for you right now, 2020 is the year of needing brain breaks for mental clarity! And when you need a mental break - from work, from school, from the news and the internet - here are our top 5 suggestions:1 - Take a walk - get up from your...

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The Fun and Educational Slippery Slope - Spinning Top Talk with Bruce Charles Designs

The Fun and Educational Slippery Slope - Spinning Top Talk with Bruce Charles Designs

Today we're sharing our visit with Daryl! Daryl is retired from 30+ years in the aerospace industry, where he was an avionic software and systems test engineer with Lockheed Martin. After his father passed in late 2015, he was able to take early retirement in 2016 and made the easy decision to return to Tennessee, where he shared his childhood home with his mother. And that's when his spinning tops hobby took off (or as his mother might have said...started spinning out of control)! When did you first start spinning tops? How did you discover spinning tops? With my return...

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