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Bruce Charles Designs - April 2019 Newsletter

Bruce Charles Designs - April 2019 Newsletter

We've fully launched our new company, Bruce Charles Designs, and we want to fill you in on the latest happenings through a monthly newsletter! Be sure to follow us on Instagram and Facebook to stay in-the-know about new products and specials! OUR FIRST PRODUCTS ARE NOW SHIPPING! Bruce Charles Designs is proud to unveil our first two products for purchase: The "Schulte" brass spinning top and "The Captive Nut" brass keyring. The perfect gifts for Father's Day or a birthday, these elegant yet functional pieces of art are sure to please both friends and family! Both products are now available on our website and Amazon (with Prime shipping)! BUY...

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A Little Spin Time at Your Desk Goes a Long Way

A Little Spin Time at Your Desk Goes a Long Way

Researchers have explored how playing with fidget toys like the Bruce Charles Designs "Schulte" Brass Spinning Top or "The Captive Nut" Everyday Carry Keyring can help spur creativity in the workplace. Fiddling with desk toys like the Schulte might actually have a positive impact on cognitive functioning, improve focus and spark new ideas and faster learning. So while spinning the Captive Nut or Schulte might be viewed as “playtime” at school, researchers at New York University’s Polytechnic School of Engineering examined how that “playtime” can benefit employees on the job by helping focus, offering stress relief and jump-starting creative thinking....

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Bruce Charles Designs Unveils the Perfect Father's Day Gifts: a Classic Spinning Top and Puzzle Keyring

Bruce Charles Designs Unveils the Perfect Father's Day Gifts: a Classic Spinning Top and Puzzle Keyring

DALLAS, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bruce Charles Designs is proud to unveil two new products for purchase: The "Schulte" brass spinning top and "The Captive Nut" brass keyring. The perfect gifts for Father's Day, Boss' Day, or a birthday, these elegant yet functional pieces of art are sure to please both friends and family. After acquiring his first metal lathe, founder of Bruce Charles Designs, Bill Strahan, spent years gaining experience turning different materials, applying knurling, cutting threads, and more. He quickly made a list of projects as challenges for himself on the use of the lathe and is happy to release these two products for...

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Introducing "The Schulte" Spinning Top and "The Captive Nut" Keyring!

Introducing "The Schulte" Spinning Top and "The Captive Nut" Keyring!

We are THRILLED to announce we are NOW SHIPPING our first two products: The Schulte Spinning Top and The Captive Nut Keyring! Hand designed and engineered by owner Bill Strahan, inventor of the Armored Fitness XPO Trainer, these are the first of many everyday carry products created by Bruce Charles Designs. Check out the story behind each product now available! "The Schulte" Solid Brass Spinning Top with Silicon Nitride Ceramic Bearing The “Schulte” was designed several years ago after acquiring my first metal lathe and as I was gaining experience turning different materials, applying knurling, cutting threads, etc.  I made...

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