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Applied Mechanics

Gears

Product Code: APP0004

Price: 4 USD ( Order Form )

Files: 5 movies (512 X 384 pixels).  Each movie is provided in AVI and Quicktime format.

Description: These movies show gears in rotation.

 

Gears

Images from each animation (reduced size).

1st movie: One spur gear in rotation.

2nd movie:  First gear has 36 teeth, second gear has 12 teeth.  The second gear makes 3 revolutions when first gear makes 1 revolution.  

3rd movie:  First gear has 36 teeth, second gear has 18 teeth.  The second gear makes 2 revolutions when first gear makes 1 revolution.  

4th movie:  Both gears have the same number of teeth, and make the same number of revolutions.

5th movie:  The center gear has 24 teeth, the left gear has 16 teeth, and the right gear has 12 teeth.  When the center gears makes 2 revolutions, the left gear makes 3 turns, and the right gear makes 4 turns.

Gears

Image from one of the animation (actual size).

 

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