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Topic: Horologi clocks
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Re: Horologi clocks
Posted: May 15, 2013 5:37 AM
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On 15 Maj, 11:35, JT <> wrote:
> It turns out a XOR is possible with gearwheels.
> 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.
> 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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