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Model: U01 Four-arm Paddle Wheel Orienting Mechanism
(Voigt/Reuleaux)
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Model Metadata
Taxonomy:
Voigt
Group:
Rotating Arm Guide Mechanisms
ID:
U01
Title (English):
Four-arm Paddle Wheel Orienting Mechanism
Title (German):
Ruderrad mit beweglichen Schaufeln von Oldham
Creator:
Franz Reuleaux
Date Created:
1882-00-00
Manufacturer:
Gustav Voigt Werkstatt
Size:
Base: Width x Depth [222,138]mm; Overall: W x D x Height [367,393,390]mm
Medium:
cast iron and brass on wood pedestal
Rights:
For educational use only. All rights reserved by the contributor(s) and publisher(s).
Audience:
General public
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Description:
This model is similar to T14, but has four rotating arms that turn four wooden paddles at a precise rotation rate as the arm mechanisms rotate. This looks like a mechanism that might have been used for water power applications.
Descr Author:
Francis Moon
Descr Date:
2001-00-00
Image Metadata
Title:
U01. Four-arm Paddle Wheel Orienting Mechanism
Rights:
Jon Reis/www.jonreis.com. Jon Reis Photography grants Cornell University Libraries, and the Cornell College of Engineering the rights to display copyrighted images of the Reuleaux Collection of Kinematic Mechanisms on the Cornell University and National Science Digital Library web sites and for unlimited use in Cornell University Library publications for education purposes only. Rights for all other uses such as editorial, advertising, web use and display by third parties not affiliated with Cornell University are reserved by the photographer.
Descr:
Date Created:
2005-01-19 11:02:16
URL:
http://kmoddl.library.cornell.edu/stillImages/small/U01.jpg
Size (w x h):
257 x 384

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