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Quiz -- who was the inventor of Complex segmental and epicyclic gears ?

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Asked by truth exposed, 19 Nov '12 07:23 pm
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The first water clocks to employ complex segmental and epicyclic gearing was invented earlier by the Arab engineer Ibn Khalaf al-Muradi in Islamic Iberia .
Answered by LIPSIKA, 19 Nov '12 07:28 pm

 
  
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Ibn Khalaf al-Muradi in Islamic Iberia.
Answered by Shikha Aggarwal, 19 Nov '12 07:40 pm

 
  
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Ibn Khalaf al-Muradi
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Answered by Somebodysomewhere, 19 Nov '12 07:30 pm

 
  
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Back to muslim answer qs ?
Answered by Prince Deva, 19 Nov '12 07:29 pm

 
  
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Ibn Khalaf al-Muradi
Answered by iqbal seth, 05 Aug '13 10:12 am

 
  
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Segmental gears first clearly appear in Al-Jazari, in the West they emerge in Giovanni de Dondis astronomical clock finished in 1364, and only with the great Sienese engineer Francesco di Giorgio (1501) did they enter the general vocabulary of European machine design."
Answered by anil garg, 16 Dec '12 08:16 pm

 
  
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