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Automatic Hook, Leonardo da Vinci

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Automatic Hook
Gancio Con Contrappeso
Codex Madrid I F. 19v.

Leonardo developed various types of automatic hooks, mainly to facilitate the raising
and lowering of loads.
Method of letting down a load which immediately releases itself as it touches the ground

Λεονάρντο ντα Βίντσι

Αυτόματος Γάνζος
Κώδικας Μαδρίτη I F. 19v.

Ο Λεονάρντο ανέπτυξε διάφορους τύπους αυτόματων γάντζων, για να διευκολύνει κυρίως την ανύψωση
και το κατέβασμα φορτίων.
Μέθοδος κατεβάσματος φορτίου που απελευθερώνεται άμεσα μόλις αυτό αγγίξει το έδαφος.

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