Wheels and axles

United States, 1954

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Episode of Series “Simple Machines”.
Illustrates the force and distance relationships which exist in machines, utilizing the principles of the wheel and exle. The way in which the working wheels of a bicycle increase force or distance is analysed and visually demonstrated, and the film examines such applications of the wheel and axle as the gear drive, belt drive and crank.

How to watch

This work has not been digitised and is currently unavailable to view online. It may be possible for approved reseachers to view onsite at ACMI.

Learn more about accessing our collection

Collection

In ACMI's collection

Credits

production company

Coronet Instructional Films

Duration

00:05:30:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1954

Appears in

Simple Machines

Group of items

Simple Machines

Explore

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/74663--wheels-and-axles/ |title=Wheels and axles |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=3 December 2022 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}