Making a GOOGOL:1 Reduction with Lego Gears Download

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  • May 16, 2020

  • Building a long gear train using 186 Lego gears. Many different types of Lego gears are used. Enjoy! Inspired by Daniel de Bruin's "universe's biggest gear reduction": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFslB... The finished gear ratio: 10341796308487334800992832804222885104773611498499997696000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000:1 or 1.0342e100:1 or 1.034 GOOGOL:1 Rotation time for the last gear: 52433879932503535381614991275498187972589101825233846406570841889117043121149897330595482546 years or 5.2434e91 years Formula for the gear ratio: 24/8 * 40/8 * 40/8 * 40/8 * 60/1 * 12/1 * 168/1 * (140 / 8 + 1) * 141 * 20/12 * (40/8)^20 * 20/12 * (24/1)^20 * 56/16 * (36/1)^10 * (40/1)^18 * 15/9 * 56/1 List of gears used: 27x Gear 8 Tooth [3647] 1x Gear Expert Builder 9 Tooth [g9] 6x Gear 12 Tooth Bevel [6589] 2x Gear 12 Tooth Double Bevel [32270] 1x Gear Expert Builder 15 Tooth [g15] 1x Gear 16 Tooth [94925] 2x Gear 20 Tooth Bevel [32198] 23x Gear 24 Tooth [3648] 10x Gear 36 Tooth Double Bevel [32498] 49x Gear 40 Tooth [3649] 2x Turntable Large Type 2 [48452cx1] 1x Turntable Large Type 3 [18939 / 18938] 8x Gear Rack 11 x 11 Curved [24121] 1x Gear, Hailfire Droid Wheel [x784] 1x Gear Worm Screw, Short [27938] 51x Gear Worm Screw, Long [4716] For those wondering, the visual effect I used in the end montage is called Find Edges, comes with Adobe Premiere 14. Music (used with permission): Alpha Centauri B by Anders Enger Jensen https://www.youtube.com/user/HariboOSX

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  • Special EDy
    Special EDy 4 months ago

    Today, we'll be restarting the rotation of the Earth's core with Legos

  • Brian Athar
    Brian Athar 2 weeks ago

    "Oh boy can't wait for the timelapse."

  • Am
    Am 2 weeks ago

    52 Novemvigintillion years later:

  • Koruton 99
    Koruton 99 2 weeks ago

    "What would survive in the end of the universe?"

  • Kyle Jensen
    Kyle Jensen 3 weeks ago

    If 100% of the energy that the sun will produce before it dies were to be saved and spent only spinning this motor, the minifig would still not complete a turn

  • Morgan Holmstrom
    Morgan Holmstrom 2 months ago

    Imagine falling asleep and waking up to find the minifig has turned halfway

  • elsquisheeone
    elsquisheeone 2 weeks ago

    "Quickly, to the Bat Cave!"

  • BRAAAPNATION TJ
    BRAAAPNATION TJ 2 weeks ago

    Imagine the torque this thing has, minus the whole thing being plastic

  • Alexandru Leonte
    Alexandru Leonte 3 weeks ago

    Imagine reversing the process, starting from the lego figure...

  • dgarrard100
    dgarrard100 1 week ago

    Universe Man,

  • PAIN333
    PAIN333 4 months ago

    Friend:

  • 혈중알콜농도99퍼센트

    this video will be recommended to everyone when the minifigure rotates once

  • Harildd
    Harildd 1 week ago

    12 vingintredecillion years later: still hasn't moved

  • Sanso
    Sanso 2 weeks ago

    Plot twist: one LEGO piece wasn’t connected...

  • WGF inc.
    WGF inc. 3 days ago

    I swear this thing must have enough torque to bend the very fabric of time...

  • Kale Bennett
    Kale Bennett 3 weeks ago (edited)

    Imagine watching this for thousands of centuries and suddenly discovering there was a miscalculation

  • Doodle128
    Doodle128 2 weeks ago

    When you get told Lego is for children:

  • Leo Osborne
    Leo Osborne 3 days ago

    Imagine how much weight you could pull with that kind of torque. Actually, that’s probably how the world turns

  • Carl Plays
    Carl Plays 1 week ago (edited)

    "Him explaining calculations"

  • Nolan Pham
    Nolan Pham 3 weeks ago

    How many LEGO technic elements do you want?