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Article by Andries de Man
In collections: Easily explained, History, Things to make and do, Unusual computers
Analog calculating machines usually contain lots of gears (differentials), cams, ball-and-disc integrators and rack-and-pinions. But would it be possible to construct such calculating machines only using hinged rods? In the first instance, one would think only linear functions could be...
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