Mechanisms

This page is an attempt at listing the most useful and common mechanisms that are within our means to build in class.

Gears

Compound Gears
Description:

Piston

Crank Slider

The Geneva Wheel (also known as "Geneva Drive" or "Geneva Stop")
What it does: It turns constant rotating motion into move-pause-move-pause.
Formal Description: click here
How to design:

Ratchet

Mutilated gears

Cams




Other Placed to Find Mechanisms
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