Tag: gears

This actually looks like a pretty cool desk toy. I want one.

I love this giant wood counter! Other than that, this is a very elegant and simple explanation of how mechanical counters carry over numbers while counting.

Our Curiosity from Our City, Our Story on Vimeo. Another video gem detailing some of the lesser-known aspects of Mars Curiosity Rover. What a spectacular story. [via]

twin-fixed

This is a very interesting concept bike called The Twin Fixed from Swiss (or German?) bicycle maker Bedovelo. It incorporates a heavy-duty belt-drive system that is capable of switching from one gear to the next with a simple inward push of the crank. This kind of bike would have come in handy this weekend when […]