|Alternative reference number||RBO.1.142|
|Title||'Of the Recoiling of Gunns by The Lord Brouncker'|
|Description||Figures and table in text |
Image 1; Ink, size height 18 cm x width 17 cm by Lord Brouncker. Machine made to discover ' the cause of Recoiling of Gunns ' which was laid ' uppon a heavie Table, unto which it was sometimes fastend, with screws at all the four places R,L, V, B, sometimes onely at R or L having wheels affixed t L and V, or R and B that it might the more easily recoil. '
Image 2, page 147; ink, size height 5.5 cm x width 3 cm. By Lord Brouncker. Cylinder illustrating the angle of the bullet
Image 3, page 147; ink, size height 5.5 cm x 7 cm. Illustrating ' the angle of Recoile phn the Angle of Reflexion made at the parting of the Bullet from the Peece. '
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|Related records in the catalogue||RBC/1/35|
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|NA3503||Brouncker; William (c1620 - 1684); 2nd Viscount Brouncker; mathematician||c1620 - 1684|