How a differential gear works

..did you know? :P

Login to rate this video.

You can place this video on your website by inserting the (X)HTML code below:

Options:
pixels
pixels
Embed code:
<iframe src="https://www.snotr.com/embed/4643" width="400" height="330" frameborder="0"></iframe>

You can email this video to your friends by entering their addresses below:

Your information:
Recipients:

add Add another recipient

Human verification:

People who liked this video also liked

The UK's fastest ferry MV Bigga does a handbrake turn into Belmont Port Unst Shetland Scotland UK
Countries With Most Nuclear Warheads 1945 - 2022
STRANDBEEST EVOLUTION 2021
bollard test (2006)
Trashcan explosion caught on camera
We WILL Fix Climate Change!

Comments

37 comments posted so far. Login to add a comment.

Expand all comments

Picture of Voutelamberopipi36 achievements

+92 1. Voutelamberopipi commented 12 years ago

niiiice. when will it be out?
Picture of Denshin15 achievements

+57 2. Denshin commented 12 years ago

I just LOVE engeneering!!
Picture of huldu34 achievements

+76 3. huldu commented 12 years ago

Its very fascinating if you have no idea about these things. Very good presentation.
Picture of firest4rter41 achievements

+38 4. firest4rter commented 12 years ago

great! now can anyone find one on a clutch? ive been wondering for years, thanks uploader!
Picture of andrer99941 achievements

+102 5. andrer999 commented 12 years ago

Great! Too bad we don't get this sort of videos very often...

I'm affraid Snotr might become just-another-fail-blog.

This is the sort of thing that makes not only funny, but interesting and stimulating.

Thumbs up for smart videos! :)
Picture of Xionbox45 achievements

+31 6. Xionbox (moderator) commented 12 years ago

I knew what the piece looked like but had no idea of how it worked. Thanks trancetunes!
Picture of banzemanga46 achievements

+25 7. banzemanga commented 12 years ago

Wow, really nice explanations. I wished that all my college classes where like that. 8-)
Picture of Usdevildoggmc42 achievements

+9 8. Usdevildoggmc commented 12 years ago

Wow I never knew exactly how this worked... and never really gave much thought on the wheels needing to move at different speeds when turning and how it all worked... (Differentials) Now I know an awful lot thanks to a video that's nearly a CENTURY old! :O
Picture of kaleemsaudia14 achievements

+5 9. kaleemsaudia commented 12 years ago

awesome man thank;s for uploading if u have a more video like that then upload it i love engineering and also i am engineer, thanks again,keep it continue.
Picture of dragonon38 achievements

+22 10. dragonon commented 12 years ago

Now thats a SNOTR kind of VIDEO>>>>! Not just FAMILY GUY!!!!



One time learning video.... love it...! and now i will never forget it.... thats what i like about....
Picture of gcleffff29 achievements

+8 11. gcleffff commented 12 years ago

i know nothing about cars but when i watch this ahhhhhhhh engineering is so wonderful.. evolution of conceptual survival yehey :D
Picture of andyjk1030 achievements

+6 12. andyjk10 commented 12 years ago

yeah a good video. this is more like it.coz people drive cars and they don know how anything works. well explained.

and i was wondering what is the problem with comment #(removed comment) to be rated that bad!.
Picture of Rathor33 achievements

+7 13. Rathor commented 12 years ago

Nice little things that'll make our life easier. Engineering is the key to all our problems. Great presentation ;)
Picture of Fergus_Thedog36 achievements

+8 14. Fergus_Thedog commented 12 years ago

Very nice, I've never heard anyone pronounce the 'H' in "wheel" before, that was amazing. ;)
Picture of Gias16 achievements

+4 15. Gias commented 12 years ago

the movie continues after what's uploaded here.
So where the rest?
Good explanation.
Picture of thundercash43 achievements

+5 16. thundercash commented 12 years ago

My horse wants one on his carriage :D
Picture of irishgek50 achievements

+2 17. irishgek commented 12 years ago

I totally agree with any one saying this is a snotr video,
Wow im not being funny but they sure did know how to explain things simply back in the days and that is something i allways wanted to know but just never remembered to look up what an amazing invention and made so simple to understand
Picture of pire35 achievements

+3 18. pire commented 12 years ago

i love that lego explained this to me when i was 6
Picture of vanova19 achievements

+2 19. vanova commented 12 years ago

wow! love this video easy to understand and indeed very stimulating for the brain ;-)
Picture of DarkiKun41 achievements

+4 20. DarkiKun commented 12 years ago

that was very interesting, and very nicely explained. this is what snotr is all about =D
Picture of zimmmer25 achievements

+2 21. zimmmer commented 12 years ago

who ever invented the differential must have been a genius
Picture of h8isgr828 achievements

+6 22. h8isgr8 commented 12 years ago

WAIT! He wasn't done. :(

Anyway, nice video.
Picture of USAnumber150 achievements

-2 23. USAnumber1 commented 12 years ago

Shouldn't this be in "cars"? This is a very nice presentation that makes it easy to grasp the concept. Now we need one that deals with a posi-trac differential! :D
Picture of Dubsteppah35 achievements

-1 24. Dubsteppah commented 12 years ago

That was awesome to watch! imagine coming up with an idea like that at the time ha
Picture of h8isgr828 achievements

+3 25. h8isgr8 commented 12 years ago

#24 What? The intelligence and skills of that era is unmatched. They were the pioneers of everything you take for granted today.
Picture of Geekster80 achievements

+3 26. Geekster (admin) commented 12 years ago

#20 I SOOOOO AGREE WITH YOU !!!!

thumbs up for this video !!!
Picture of leonoidio37 achievements

+4 27. leonoidio commented 12 years ago

yes i know how ti works.. im a car mechanic :D
#4 i have uploaded a vid about clutches... i hope they approve it.. :)
Picture of kekke200037 achievements

+4 28. kekke2000 commented 12 years ago

That was really interesting!! Now i'm smart!
Picture of BabyJLE32 achievements

+4 29. BabyJLE commented 12 years ago

My IQ just went up a few points :)
Picture of therippedpage26 achievements

+3 30. therippedpage commented 12 years ago

science fair? =]
Picture of Rizzon26 achievements

+2 31. Rizzon commented 12 years ago

@10 & @14: Did someone say coolwhip?
Picture of ImprsdBySmartVid29 achievements

+2 32. ImprsdBySmartVid commented 12 years ago

Thanks for this video. Where is the complete version? Could it be purchased somewhere? (iTunes?)
Picture of TheFatViking24 achievements

+2 33. TheFatViking commented 12 years ago

2 months ago today, my brother managed to blow up his diff when doing a burnout.
Picture of AmazingNixxo35 achievements

+1 34. AmazingNixxo commented 12 years ago

Fuck that was a cool video!
Picture of Premtm36 achievements

+1 35. Premtm commented 10 years ago

I wish my wife could pair with me like a differential gear...... ;)
Picture of Scotsman5045 achievements

-1 36. Scotsman50 commented 6 years ago

When stock car racing you remove the Diff and weld steel plates into it to make the wheels turn at the same speed for oval circuits etc. Just thought i would add that :)
Picture of sux2bu67 achievements

-1 37. sux2bu commented 6 years ago

#36 Don't know about stock car racing in Scotland but in NASCAR this is the differential used......

http://www.eaton.com/Eaton/ProductsServices/Vehicle/Differentials/detroit-locker/PCT_1122611#tabs-2