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    Re: Marine chronometer by Gould
    From: Ken Muldrew
    Date: 2007 Nov 06, 16:49 -0700

    On 6 Nov 2007 at 23:07, George Huxtable wrote:
    
    > He includes lots of diagrams of these motions, drawn simply and clearly.
    > But to be honest, I found some of the explanations rather hard going. It's
    > a field in which animated diagrams would help a lot, and perhaps someone
    > has produced them.
    
    Here is a site with animated escapements, including the Grasshopper and
    Chronometer escapements (but not the verge, a modified version of which
    was used in H4, though that one is easy enough to understand without
    animation).
    
    http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hall/3934/escapement.html
    
    Ken Muldrew.
    
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