Ancient Chinese machinery

Kuo Hung Hsiao, Kuo Hung Hsiao, Hong-Sen Yan

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Abstract

There were numerous mechanical inventions in ancient China. This chapter introduces the historical development of ancient Chinese machinery and presents major mechanical members and mechanisms in ancient times, such as linkage mechanisms, cam mechanisms, gear mechanisms, and flexible connecting mechanisms (belts, ropes, and chains).

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHistory of Mechanism and Machine Science
PublisherSpringer Netherland
Pages61-89
Number of pages29
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Jan 1

Publication series

NameHistory of Mechanism and Machine Science
Volume23
ISSN (Print)1875-3442
ISSN (Electronic)1875-3426

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Cams
Patents and inventions
Machinery
Gears

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • History
  • Mechanical Engineering

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Hsiao, K. H., Hsiao, K. H., & Yan, H-S. (2014). Ancient Chinese machinery. In History of Mechanism and Machine Science (pp. 61-89). (History of Mechanism and Machine Science; Vol. 23). Springer Netherland. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-02009-9_4
Hsiao, Kuo Hung ; Hsiao, Kuo Hung ; Yan, Hong-Sen. / Ancient Chinese machinery. History of Mechanism and Machine Science. Springer Netherland, 2014. pp. 61-89 (History of Mechanism and Machine Science).
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History of Mechanism and Machine Science. Springer Netherland, 2014. p. 61-89 (History of Mechanism and Machine Science; Vol. 23).

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