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LEONARDO DA VINCI - Flywheels for rotary motion generated by crankshaft systems


Madrid Ms. I (BNM), fol. 86r (detail)

In this example, Leonardo exploits the flywheel's inertia capacity to facilitate rotary motion generated by a crankshaft.

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