Epicyclic gears were first used to make astronomical clocks that predict the motion of the planets. Nowadays they are used in all sorts of mechanical devices including car engines. Join Jenna Downing to assemble your own gear set and turn it into an imaginary solar system!
WHO: Suitable for ages 12 - 25
WHEN: Wednesday 23rd April, 12 - 2 p.m.
WHERE: The Hive: Creative Arts Space, 192 William Street Northbridge.
BOOKINGS: Register online here.
Planetary Gears is a part of the KickstART Festival 2014! Visit the KickstART Festival page to find out more about other exciting events on offer, or check out some of out other creative workshops here.