Tag: mathematics


Pritz Hatchet Planimeter

My first planimeter, very simple and very demonstrative to understand how a mechanical device can calculate area.

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Lego computer : Digicomp

The digicomp was a mechanical computer sold as a plastic toy in 1963. Capable to count, multiply, divide, depending of how it is programmed.
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Lego Mechanical Loom

The finished mechanical loom, designed for Fana’briques 2012 exhibition which took place the 29th, 30th June 2012.

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Torque Limiter

An automatic switch-off torque limiter, designed to prevent damage by excessive torque.

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Mechanical Loom – The beginning

Here is the first attempt to build a complete mechanical loom, which works but is not enough reliable.

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