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Mini Marcos Marcos Cars Mini Marcos
 
Style Original design sports coupe
Made by Marcos Cars
Produced 1965 to 1981
   
The Mini Marcos was a pretty crude affair compared to todays cars but proved extremely popular because of it's simple construction and very cheap sub 200 kit price. Well over 1,000 kits were sold in it's run up to the early 80's

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Worm gear

Worm and worm gearA worm gear, or worm wheel, is a type of gear that engages with a worm to greatly reduce rotational speed, or to allow higher torque to be transmitted. The image shows a section of a gear box with a bronze worm gear being driven by a worm. A worm gear is an example of a screw, one of the six simple machines.ExplanationA gearbox designed using a worm and worm-wheel will be considerably smaller than one made from plain spur gears and has its drive axes at 90° to each other. With a single start worm, for each 360° turn of the worm, the worm-gear advances only one tooth of the

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