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Square Gears

by Billion, published

Square Gears by Billion Nov 26, 2008

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Description

Just a couple of square gears and a frame to hold them more of a curiosity than useful thing.

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Why not use your square gears to make a spirograph type drawing set?

A video of my version, set of three gears:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v...

For square gears and other mechanical goodies, a great online site is the Kinematic Models for Design Digital Library at Cornell University

http://kmoddl.library.cornell....

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License

Public Domain
Square Gears by Billion is licensed under the Public Domain license.

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Instructions

Cut it out and use 6mm dowels to hold it together.

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ThePelton on Dec 20, 2011 said:

Why not use your square gears to make a spirograph type drawing set?

shwekwek on Sep 16, 2010 said:

A video of my version, set of three gears:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v...

williamjturkel on Dec 28, 2009 said:

For square gears and other mechanical goodies, a great online site is the Kinematic Models for Design Digital Library at Cornell University

http://kmoddl.library.cornell....

CNC_FONTAINE on Dec 28, 2009 said:

Fantastique !!! je voulais tester, c'est chose faite.

Merci!!!

Anonymous on Oct 29, 2009 said:

What program did you make these gears in?

Anonymous on Apr 9, 2009 said:

Here's a movie of the one I made:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/m...

Thanks for sharing this Billion, it's awesome!

syvwlch on Nov 28, 2008 said:

I wanna see these working :-)

Erik on Nov 27, 2008 said:

Don't know if they're hard to make, but here a nice explanation of non-circular gears:
http://www.gearshub.com/non-ci...

I hope there will be an entire family of these gears on thingiverse!

Would also be niced to see combo's of planetary gears.

Erik on Nov 27, 2008 said:

Here's some more inspiration (NICE!):
http://video.google.com/videos...
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phooky on Nov 27, 2008 said:

Fantastic! I wanted to make some square gears a bit back, but got hung up on the math.

Anonymous on Nov 27, 2008 said:

yes! i've been waiting for square gears =)

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