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Gear exotica from the archives of Make: Online – Top 10 posts
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#10

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How-To: Working gears from junk mail

#9

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NI2N6fsPjjg&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&showinfo=0&ap=%2526fmt%3D18]

Gear ring is shiny, spins

#8

Trigears

TriGears – 3D printed puzzle co-created by BitTorrent inventor

#7

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Gear template generator

#6

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Round-up of gear-making books

#5

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Planetary Gear Old-Fashioned Bicycle

#4

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVaXs08g1Vc&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&showinfo=0&ap=%2526fmt%3D18]

Mind-bending helical ellipitical wooden gear train

#3

Planetary gear motorcycle wheel

#2

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=70dKZjP4NOo&hl=en&fs=1]

Gear heart

#1

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2vRkXoTWqc&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&hl=en&fs=1]

Non-circular gears in motion

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