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"railways pantograph" by PMcam235 - 26/01/2019
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Large travel light pantograph, designed to be used in urban tramways

Designed at approx scale 1/4 to 1/5 in a professional context to check its function

The pair of 43 Meccano tension springs are just for indication. Real Meccano model uses pair of camping chairs tension springs, lentgh 62mm, wire diameter 1.8mm, load 19 kg, available in DIY shops or for example here:

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1 Rick Demil on 27/01/2019 08:38:06 said

Merci pour le partage. Beau travail.

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