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How to construct a film projector using a geneva mechanism? Answered

I am doing a project of making a geneva mechanism and then employing this mechanism i have to constructing a working model of film projector. First part regarding the making of geneva mechanism is complete but i can not find anything regarding the design and construction of such a projector that uses this mechanism.

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BurfBest Answer (author)2012-04-08

The concept is really quite simple. Look at the attached image, add a strong light source and a lens to project the image, a take-up reel and you're there.

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rickharris (author)2012-04-08


some of these might help you.

If you understand how the mechanism works


how the movie projector works you should be able to put them together.

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usama164 (author)rickharris2012-04-10

Thankyou. It was really helpful.

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