Imperium Tools has created a new mechanical Treadle engine to replace that fidget spinner with something a little more engineered. Watch the demonstration video below to learn more about its construction, design and manufacturing process.
Offering a smooth repetitive motion that is sure to calm any stressful situation and allow you to vent your fidget pangs and keep you focused on the task in hand when required.
“A must have for any steam punk or industrial decor… We have been making precision parts for legitimate industries for years and decided it was time to launch one of our random curiosity projects on Kickstarter. Everything is designed, and made in house; no foreign contracts, no translation errors, no slow boats, no bullshit.”
Its creators explain more about the features and possible uses of their mechanical desktop device.
– Diverts attention
– Operates without fossil fuels
– Increases focus (on treadling)
– An amazing dynamo of curiosity
– Provides endless amusement potential
– Converts potential energy into kinetic energy KE = 1/2 m V^2
– Provides distraction
– Balanced flywheel design efficiently consumes unwanted spare time
– Aides in procrastination
– Starts conversation
– Generates heat μ = F / N
– Aids in coordination
– Does work, W = F d cos(theta)
– Cures boredom
– Enhances natural sense of timing