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A  TROPICAL  BUG  ...

   

   A TROPICAL BUG ... and insights to its inside ...
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   My toy from 1945/46 - revived for the next generation:
   Rubber rings in the center of a cotton spool are fixed with
   a nail on one side and a chop-stick on the other side. After
   winding it up, the tea-light candle provides the necessary
   friction for the slow movement of this "rubber-motor" under
   the folded paper-bug...

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© C.HAMANN   http://public.beuth-hochschule.de/~hamann   09/08/07