How Machines Work by Nick Arnold, Allan Sanders


How Machines Work by Nick Arnold, Allan Sanders

A unique interactive guide to understanding simple machines and mechanisms. Each spread introduces you to a key mechanical principle, for example levers, gears and pulleys. You then put these into practice by building working models using the perforated workshop board and colour-coded machine parts. A timeline on every spread explores how each machine has been used throughout history. With a hands-on approach that brings theories to life, this is a must for budding engineers.

About the Author

Allan Sanders is an illustrator based in the UK. A graduate of the Royal College of Art, he has worked with clients in editorial, design, publishing, advertising and children's books.

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Contains Hardback and General merchandise
24 pages


Nick Arnold, Allan Sanders
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Publication date

1st November 2011



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