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Model: 080 Reverse Motion
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Model Metadata
Taxonomy:
Walker
Group:
[Nos.65-80] Gearing Devices
ID:
080
Title (English):
Reverse Motion
Title (German):
Creator:
William M Clark
Date Created:
1930-00-00
Manufacturer:
Size:
38.7cm x 38.7cm
Medium:
Cast aluminum and wood (painted) on a vertical panel.
Rights:
For educational use only. All rights reserved by the contributor(s) and publisher(s).
Audience:
General public
Keywords:
Description:
The reverse motion of the driven shaft is caused by the meshing of a mutilated bevel gear with two bevel gears at right angles to it. It is also caused because the meshing of the gears is on opposite sides of the driver. The motion of both the driving and driven shafts is rotary. Compare action to that in No. 39. [Virginia Downward & William M. Clark, 1930] [Editorís Note: The use of a partially toothed gear to create an alternating rotary motion was used quite often by Leonardo da Vinci in his machine drawings found in the Codex Madrid I, e.g. Folio 17 Recto, though usually with two half toothed pinions and one fully toothed gear. FCM]
Descr Author:
Francis Moon
Descr Date:
2005-00-00
Image Metadata
Title:
080
Rights:
Digital file property of Cornell University Library. Made available under the same terms as a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial Share Alike License. For all other uses see KMODDL Rights & Permissions.
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Date Created:
2006-08-06 23:53:42
URL:
http://kmoddl.library.cornell.edu/stillImages/Clark/small/080.jpg
Size (w x h):
334 x 331

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