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BSc Engineering Technoloy: Types of GEARS  Types of GEARS A gear or cogwheel is a rotating machine part having cut teeth, or cogs, which mesh with another toothed part in order to transmit torque, in most cases with teeth on the one gear being of identical shape, and often also with that shape on the other gear.  Two or more gears working in tandem are called a transmission and can produce a mechanical advantage through a gear ratio and thus may be considered a simple machine.

After watching this morning’s fun little instructional video on Synchromesh you probably have gears on the brain. You are after all a gearhead, right? Here’s a handy-dandy little cheat …

Wooden Gear Clock Plans from Hawaii by Clayton Boyer

Wooden Gear Clock Plans by Clayton Boyer - this clock really works, and you can buy the plans to it at Clayton's website

Wooden Gear Clock Plans from Hawaii by Clayton Boyer

"Radiance" is a one-wheel, no gear clock that impulses its free torsion pendulum once every two minutes. Wooden Gear Clock Plans by Clayton Boyer Clock Designs

Naum Gabo, ‘Construction in Space: Diagonal’ 1921-5, reassembled 1986

Naum Gabo ‘Construction in Space: Diagonal’, reassembled 1986 The Work of Naum Gabo © Nina & Graham Williams/Tate, London 2014

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bjoern schuelke: media art: sculptures, video- and sound installations, solar art