Paper Mechanics “Chinese Dragon”
length: 32 cm, width: 6 cm, height: 31 cm
number of sheets: 2.5
degree of difficulty: moderately difficult
retail price: 10 €
Published by Walter Ruffler Paper Machines. – Language: German.
The rotation of the handle is converted by a crank slider into an elliptic movement. One end of the pushrod is fastened to the crank while the free end is attached to the dragon’s head making it travel in the same oval pattern: The dragon jumps up and turns his head to the side and he snaps with his mighty jaws.