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October 18, 2008

Gears and pulleys

 Gears A gear is a component within a transmission device that transmits rotational force to another gear or device. A gear is different from a pulley in that a gear is a round wheel which has linkages ("teeth" or "cogs") that mesh with other gear teeth, allowing force to be fully transferred without slippage. Depending on their construction and arrangement, geared devices can transmit forces at different speeds, torques, or in a different direction, from the power source. Gears and pulleys

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Dig those pulleys and gears!

Posted by: Mr. Natural at Oct 18, 2008 9:39:33 PM