© 2016 The Frivolous Engineering Company
The Frivolous Engineering Company

About Us:

The Frivolous Engineering Company was created in 2010 and we make Useless Machines and kits. We’re located in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. We also offer industrial design services including electronic circuitry, electro-mechanical devices, & laser engraving/cutting.

Owned and operated by Brett Coulthard:

Graduate of the Telecommunications Technician Program (Radio/Satellite communication specialty) at Saskatchewan Polytechnic where he was trained to troubleshoot & repair industrial electronic communications systems. Brett is not an electronics engineer, he is merely a Frivolous Engineer. Brett has a variety of work experience in addition to telecommunication electronics:  industrial design, electro-mechanical design, video production, computer animation, robotics, & laser engraver/cutter operator.  He published the Useless Machine build instructions and posted The Most Useless Machine EVER!??!!! video on December 28th 2009. The video went viral December 31st, 2009. Brett started The Frivolous Engineering Company in 2010 The Most Useless Machine EVER build instructions have been reprinted in Make Magazine, Volume 23 & Make: The Best Of Volume 2  Brett’s article on Laser Triggered High-Speed Photography was reprinted in Extraordinary Projects for Ordinary People.
Copyright©2016 The Frivolous Engineering Company

About Us:

The Frivolous Engineering Company was created in 2010 and we make Useless Machines and kits. We’re located in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. We also offer industrial design services including electronic circuitry, electro-mechanical devices, & laser engraving/cutting.

Owned and operated by Brett Coulthard:

Graduate of the Telecommunications Technician Program (Radio/Satellite communication specialty) at Saskatchewan Polytechnic where he was trained to troubleshoot & repair industrial electronic communications systems. Brett is not an electronics engineer, he is merely a Frivolous Engineer. Brett has a variety of work experience in addition to telecommunication electronics:  industrial design, electro-mechanical design, video production, computer animation, robotics, & laser engraver/cutter operator.  He published the Useless Machine build instructions  and posted The Most Useless Machine EVER!??!!! video on December 28th 2009. The video went viral December 31st, 2009. Brett started The Frivolous Engineering Company in 2010 The Most Useless Machine EVER build instructions have been reprinted in Make Magazine, Volume 23 & Make: The Best Of Volume 2  Brett’s article on Laser Triggered High-Speed Photography was reprinted in Extraordinary Projects for Ordinary People.
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