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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Bruce Charles Designs - June Newsletter

Bruce Charles Designs - June Newsletter

SPINNING TOP TALK Here at Bruce Charles Designs, one of our favorite thing about this business is getting to know our customers. We get many emails and reviews from those of you that love our products and have questions about future offerings. We quickly realized that many of our customers are spinning top experts and have knowledge to share about all things spinning tops! We are starting a series interviewing some of those customers, and we know you'll enjoy learning from some of our favorite top spinners.Read our first interview on the blog, where we talked to Tony Duque about his spinning...

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Compete Only With Yourself - Spinning Top Talk with Bruce Charles Designs

Compete Only With Yourself - Spinning Top Talk with Bruce Charles Designs

Here at BCD, we've loved getting to know our customers. We get many emails and reviews from those of you that love our products and have questions about future offerings. We quickly realized that many of our customers are spinning top experts and have knowledge to share about all things spinning tops! We are starting a series interviewing some of those customers, and we know you'll enjoy learning from some of our favorite top spinners. First up is customer Tony, a 47-years joyfully married father of four and grandfather of six who loves music and all of nature. We asked Tony...

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Bruce Charles Designs - April 2020 Newsletter

Bruce Charles Designs - April 2020 Newsletter

Today's Homeschool Lesson -THE PARTS OF A TOP Since it seems like we're all homeschooling right now, we thought we'd bring you a FUN science (or maybe social studies or vocabulary or even physics?!) lesson about a spinning top!Did you know that a Schulte spinning top has different parts? READ THE FULL "LESSON" HERE We have officially launched our Bruce Charles Designs Facebook group! In this time of social distancing, it was more important than ever to have an extra way to connect with our customers. We'd love for you to join us and hang out with us...online! 💻And as an extra bonus,...

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