Bottle Cap Index integration
I'm glad to inform you, now we're integrated to one of the most popular crown cap resourses Bottle Cap Index! The founder Gunther Rademacher spent couple of days and wrote import script. I hope, our data will be useful for out friens crown cap collectors from all over the world! By the way, here we can count total amount of variations. Thanks, Gunther!
Пробка Жигулевское Пиво Жигулевский комбинат завод История Самарская область
Interesting video about caps from Samara by youtube channel LandS2004.
Visiting the St. Petersburg brewing musem
I have been to St. Pitersburg couple of weeks ago. Visited nice small museum of Heineken Russia. It's located in one of the historical buildings of Stepan Razin Brewery. Galina Klyarovskaya, museum's manager, showed me and a couple of other visitors many interesting things, told us a lot about various brewing epochs.
Because of my collection storage method change, I decided rescan all my Soviet caps. If you want to know why I processed storage method read the article on Russian. Hundreds of pictures have been updated!
For a month long I worked on resolving various issues with this resource. Many of the issues demanded attention, but I didn't find time and courage to get rid of. Anyways, I've made some new features, and here is a list of most interesting of them.
- Aluminum crown caps searching with a metal detector
- Soda water in the USSR
- Milk caps in RSFSR* and USSR
- Visit caps from Nickolay Fedorov
- Moscow Interrepublican Winery in the USSR
- Description of an ordinary embossed cap
- Restoration of aluminum caps
- A special cap of The Caps of the USSR
- The old new catalog
- Common calendars