By Chris Manning & Jon Edwards
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Off Hours is a conversational podcast that delves into technology, working with our hands, and other curiosities.
||CleanHot Glue Gun for Steel||Jon’s got a movie credit, Chris is moving clutter, and Omega’s cluttering up the SIHH signal.||2/11/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSIHH 2019||Chris and Jon discuss a resurrected watch caliber, the watches of SIHH, and a secret way to displace metal. • Omega 321 Omega announced they would be putting their chronograph caliber 321 back into production days before the start of SIHH 2019 • O||1/28/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMy Chaos is Self-imposed||Chris and Jon look back on 2018 and set course for the year ahead. • Off Hours Episode 23 • The Perfectionists • Joseph Whitworth • British Standard Whitworth • Hexagonal Cannon Smarter Every Day on How to Measure to a millionth of an Inc||1/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNo Tree is the Same||Jons brother Josh joins us to discuss his career as a fine wood worker. • Robb Report Ultimate Home 2016 Josh worked on a number of the interior architectural pieces in the house that won Robb Reports Ultimate Home of 2016 • Star Caliber 2000 The w||12/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Puddle in Your Pocket||Jon and Chris follow a thread that weaves horology, magic, and movies together. • Rexheps Chronomètre Contemporain • Episode 14 Jon & Chris first discussed Rexhep Rexhepis Chronomètre Contemporain in Episode 14 of Off Hours • Voutilainen Obser||12/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInherently Honest||Chris and Jon talk about the late Ricky Jay, sleight of hand, and graveyards full of secrets. • Ricky Jay Obituary • Deadwood Ricky Jay played the character, Eddie Sawyer, in the first season of HBOs Deadwood • Ricky Jay on IMDB • Cards as W||12/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHazy Blue Halo||Le Grande K is out of a job. Chris has lathe problems, Jon has lens problems, and the iPad Pro still has a pro app problem. This episode of Off Hours was made possible in part thanks to the Santa Fe Symposium • CanUX A conference Jon attended betwe||11/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIndustrial Vending Machine||While Chris was away traveling the world, Jon got a tour behind the scenes at Veritas, a tool making company based in Canada’s Capital. From the first all metal lathe ever made to building CNC machines at home, this episode is all about tools. This e||11/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTravel with Your Pens Full||Backpacks—an unsolvable problem. Chris has an unexpected run-in with some surrealist art, followed by a discussion of dealing with the realities of travel. • Masters of Contemporary Watchmaking An additional book highlighting the work of independen||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSmoking Bellows||Chris has just returned from a conference on ornamental turning. He and Jon discuss the difference between ornamental turning and engine turning, along with some of the other things Chris got up to while out on the West Coast. • OTI Symposium Chris j||10/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|