Mechanical Computation

Nothing beats a good mechanical computer. Gets interesting at 1:46. via┬áMechanical Computer (All Parts) – Basic Mechanisms In Fire Control Computers – YouTube.┬ávia .http://www.evilmadscientist.com/2013/analogmech/ I love those analog computing methods. So beautiful and direct. Despite the complexity of the gearing and the true tragedy was that they were all victims of ‘backlash‘ which can corrupt […]