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Science - Levers, Pulleys and Gears

Chitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang was a childhood favourite of mine. I couldn’t even begin to count the number of times I watched this film as a child, and I can still recite most of the words whilst watching it today. 226 more words


Taperlock vs Pilot Bore

Pulleys and couplings are avaliable in a wide range of sizes and configurations, but one of the biggest choices is whether to use the taperlock or pilot bore system to attach them to a shaft. 15 more words


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One of my favorite subjects to teach is Science: children love designing and conducting experiments. Recently, my class has been learning about levers, gears and pulleys. 212 more words

White water safety for kayakers

Imagine the following: You’re out there on an insane river. Everything is running perfectly until you reach a rapid where another group is running around frantically because one of their paddlers is stuck in a dangerous slit and there is no exit without external help. 1,307 more words

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