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Creating a 3D Model with Motion Analysis of Taqi al-Din’s Six-Cylinder Pump

by Joseph Vera Published on: 9th June 2009

Among the original machines described in the corpus of Islamic technology, the six-cylinder "monobloc" piston pump designed by Taqi al-Din Ibn Ma'ruf in the late 16th century holds a special place. Working as a suction…