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LEGO Technic Idea Book : simple machines / Yoshihito Isogawa.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library J 688.7 LEGO bk.1 (Text) 840191001956400 Teen - Temp Children's Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781593272777 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: x, 157pages : color illustrations ; 26cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : No Starch Press, 2011.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Gears -- Shafts and connectors -- Gear combinations -- Gears in a turntable -- Gears in series -- Angles gears -- Worm drives -- Chains and treads -- Rubber bands -- Rack-an-pinion gears -- Moving to and fro -- Moving freely -- Going the distance -- Motors and gears -- Building in any direction -- Strong combinations -- Two simple chassis -- Doors -- Pulley systems -- Rubber band power -- More uses for gears -- Making music.
Summary, etc.: The Technic models in "Simple Machines" demonstrate basic configurations of gears, shafts, pulleys, turntables, connectors, and the like and show readers how to create small, elegant machines like cranes, operable doors, motorized cars, a rubber band-powered rocket launcher, a hand-cranked drag racer, and even musical instruments.
Subject: Gearing > Juvenile literature.
LEGO toys > Juvenile literature.

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