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Topic: Horologi clocks
Replies: 3   Last Post: May 15, 2013 6:35 AM

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 JT Posts: 1,448 Registered: 4/7/12
Re: Horologi clocks
Posted: May 15, 2013 5:37 AM

On 15 Maj, 11:35, JT <jonas.thornv...@gmail.com> wrote:
> It turns out a XOR is possible with gearwheels.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y2UVb7QfMqY
>
> Could be fun and certainly educational to use LEGO to construct the
>  early mechanical calculators? Probably some patents come in the way,
>  but maybe a lego original, construct the primitive arithmetic
>  operations and put together.
>  And why not ciphermachines out of LEGO
>
> Building horology clocks out of LEGO do not seem that impossible, of
>  course they would hardly last half a millenia, but a little plastic
>  with siliconcoating goes a long way, and if you could make the
>  gearwheels out of carbon fibers, they would probably outlast the
> ones
>  of metal.http://www.suspart.com/news/carbon-fiber-gear-wheel-research
>
> What would be real fun a shaft and gear wheel emulator where you just
>  throw out 3D gearwheels on a sheet tell how many tooths, resize them
>  with mouse or fingers an outofit function to make them connect.
> Build
>  your own watch emulator ;D
>
> It also would be nice if the gearwheel emulator did not fuck up at
> (Mathematica and wolfram) n tooths the infamouse n-tooths fuckup bug.
>
> (monkey arithmetic soultion) n = -1????      for  equation
> 0.49999999999= (n/2-1)/n
>
> Because i can not stand bad  arithmetic either in Mathematica, Wolfram
> or in engineering.
> Todays mathematicians a bit dunse i guess.

Show me the dunse set again.

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