Sunday, 9 June 2013

Making Things Move DIY Mechanisms for Inventors, Hobbyists, and Artists

Book Description
In Making Things Move, you’ll learn how to build moving mechanisms through non-technical explanations, examples, and do-it-yourself projects--from art installations to toys to labor-saving devices. The projects include a drawing machine, a mini wind turbine, a mobile robot, and more, but the applications of the examples are limited only by your imagination. A breadth of topics is covered ranging from how to attach couplers and shafts to a motor, to converting between rotary and linear motion.

Table of Contents
1 Introduction to Mechanisms and Machines
2 Materials: How to Choose and Where to Find Them
3 Screw It or Glue It: Fastening and Joining Parts
4 Forces, Friction and Torque (Oh My)
5 Mechanical and Electrical Power, Work, and Energy
6 Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Motor: Options for Creating and Controlling Motion
7 The Guts: Bearings, Couplers, Gears, Screws, and Springs
8 Combining Simple Machines for Work and Fun
9 Making Things and Getting Things Made
10 Projects

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  1. Thank you for this book.
    Sorry, but I can't download this file. It was redirected to other link to download ili***.exe first, but I am not using Windows.

    1. Here we go:

    2. Hi, Arduino lover,
      Still I can't download this book from 2shared. Another link?

    3. you can check this link i wish you be able to download from it