July 1, 2010 AT 10:54 am

How-To: Make your own gears

Pt 10174

Nice how-to on making your own gears from Dustyn Roberts, she writes –

Gears are easy to understand, make, and use, if you know the vocabulary and can space the gears at the correct distance apart. One nice thing about gears is that if you know any two things about them – let’s say outer diameter and number of teeth — you can use some simple equations to find everything else you need to know, including the correct center distance between them.

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