Day: July 15, 2018

Radial Floodgates

Radial Floodgates

Radial Floodgates

07/15/18

“How can we make gates that work using rotation?”

 

Floodgates need to be adapted to their local environments. And sometimes, this means we will have to design our gates to move in the most interesting of ways. Ones that use rotation are called Radial Floodgates. This design allows the bearings to be placed outside of water.