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Model: N15 Intermittent Mechanism
(Voigt/Reuleaux)
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Model Metadata
Taxonomy:
Voigt
Group:
Ratchet Mechanisms
ID:
N15
Title (English):
Intermittent Mechanism
Title (German):
Sperrung nach Bramah
Creator:
Franz Reuleaux
Date Created:
1882-00-00
Manufacturer:
Gustav Voigt Werkstatt
Size:
Base: Width x Depth [202,90]mm; Overall: W x D x Height [202,186,261]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 complex device uses a brass plate with circular grooves. Rotation of a crank turns pins in the grooves creating an intermittent rotational motion. These types of devices were used for indexing operations in machining as well as in early calculating machines.
Descr Author:
Francis Moon
Descr Date:
2003-07-01
Image Metadata
Title:
N15. Intermittent 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/N15.jpg
Size (w x h):
384 x 255

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