Bush Differential Analyzer Component, Gears on Shaft

Description:

In this component, two joined brass gears move on a steel shaft that has a bolt that screws onto one end.

Parts of the Bush differential analyzer at NMAH have museum numbers MA.314824 and 1983.3002.01 through 1983.3002.89.

Date Made: ca 1930

Maker: Bush, Vannevar

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Cambridge

Subject: Mathematics

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Mathematics, Mechanical Integrators and Analyzers, Science & Mathematics

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Credit Line: Gift of Wayne State University, College of Liberal Arts, Computation Laboratory

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.3002.13Nonaccession Number: 1983.3002Catalog Number: 1983.3002.13

Object Name: Differential Analyzer ComponentOther Terms: Differential Analyzer Component; Gears On Shaft

Physical Description: brass (gears material)steel (shaft material)Measurements: overall: 5.5 cm x 13.8 cm x 5.5 cm; 2 5/32 in x 5 7/16 in x 2 5/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1695-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_693244

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