This screw machine produced the screws used in pocket watches that were popular in the late 1800’s early 1900s. This machine replaced several manual operations. A series of circular cams and followers convert rotary motion into linear motion.
The American Precision Museum, in collaboration with SparkShop, has developed a series of kits that give 4th to 6th -grade students a hands-on introduction to Manufacturing, STEM, and Design. Click […]
APM is proud to present Sparkshop designed curricula for upper elementary: designed for remote learning, in-person learning, or a hybrid. This curriculum set includes the following lessons and is aligned […]
In Robert V. Jacobs’ biography, Lewis R. Heim, Mechanical Genius of Modern Industry, Jacobs describes Heim as “a mechanical genius and industrial entrepreneur whose many inventions helped usher in the […]