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PostPost by: SJ Lambert » Mon Dec 23, 2013 9:27 am

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PostPost by: AlfaLofa » Mon Dec 23, 2013 9:42 am

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PostPost by: john.p.clegg » Mon Dec 23, 2013 9:55 am

If that's a roll of cling-film at the bottom ,I'll guess it's a sausage packing machine...

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PostPost by: 69S4 » Mon Dec 23, 2013 11:01 am

Well whatever it is the Chinese'll do it for half the price :D
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PostPost by: ken ob » Mon Dec 23, 2013 11:34 am

Is it the clock used by multiverse theorists ?

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PostPost by: Apx » Mon Dec 23, 2013 11:44 am

cement mixer drive
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PostPost by: KevJ+2 » Mon Dec 23, 2013 12:03 pm

AlfaLofa wrote:Henry
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Is it a pallet wrapper?
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PostPost by: AlfaLofa » Mon Dec 23, 2013 12:29 pm

It's Tycho Brahe's first attempt at a machine to predict the positions of the planets.

Here's his 2nd attempt:
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PostPost by: rcraven » Mon Dec 23, 2013 1:17 pm

A winch for hauling something up with a wire rope.
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PostPost by: john.p.clegg » Mon Dec 23, 2013 1:41 pm

O.K. but what's the cling-film for?

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PostPost by: KevJ+2 » Mon Dec 23, 2013 1:56 pm

john.p.clegg wrote:O.K. but what's the cling-film for?

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Someone asked me that just the other night :oops:
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PostPost by: Quart Meg Miles » Mon Dec 23, 2013 3:33 pm

It's a mouse powered solar clock, Southern Hemisphere version. The cling film is to collect the droppings.
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PostPost by: twincamman » Mon Dec 23, 2013 8:13 pm

An early rally computer circa 1076 ...Later to become a Halda ..Ed
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PostPost by: SJ Lambert » Tue Dec 24, 2013 2:46 am

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Excellent stabs everyone! One or two weren't far off the mark!

It's a partially built one of these!
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PostPost by: twincamman » Tue Dec 24, 2013 4:53 am

So it's a pig manure spreader????
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