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Animation of Harrison's balance wheel used on H1

Show simple item record Ceperley, Peter 2011-03-19T16:39:13Z 2011-03-19T16:39:13Z 2011-03-19T00:00:00Z
dc.description This animation requires Adobe flash en_US
dc.description.abstract Harrison's clock, his H1, represented an important milestone in the development of mechanical clocks. This animation shows the workings of a critical component of that clock, the balance while, which was designed to be insensitive to the rolling and pitching of an ocean going ship.
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Physics en_US
dc.subject Harrison en_US
dc.subject Technical animation en_US
dc.subject history of clocks en_US
dc.title Animation of Harrison's balance wheel used on H1 en_US
dc.type Animation en_US

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