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Complicated mechanisms explained

In Watch on March 6, 2011 at 9:53 pm

The World of Technology blog has a post from last August called “Complicated Mechanisms Explained in simple animations.”  Pretty self-explanatory:

Maltese Cross Mechanism, used in clocks to power the second hand movement.

Maltese Cross Mechanism, used in clocks to power the second hand movement.

Also excellent in the post are the animations of a manual transmission mechanism and the constant velocity joint.

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