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What is important in this line of machines is the understanding that small bits of energy can be collected over time and used in a more massive way. Such as pumping water over time, and then releasing it in a faster method to turn the generator.

Wave motion machine 1


The composition of this machine to generate energy from ocean waves is defined by the need to anchor the machine in the water to hold its position. Being resistance to the wave, that force represented by the wave thereby pushes on the louver vanes 36 and 37 generating a motion in arm 38 as it rotates on axle 11. Position changes from vertical in picture 1a to slanted in picture 1 b, to show force has been applied from the wave energy, pushing against louver vanes 36 and 37. Not shown is a probable gear attached to axle 11, which in turn pushes a piston pump to move water from entry hole 10 into pressurized port 9. As this action occurs position shifter arm 39 moves around motion shaper 14 , using roller 13. As roller 13 passes beyond shaper 14 shifter arm 39 raises due to the lift generated by float 18 to move roller 13 from the bottom to the top of shaper 14. As this happens 25 & 26 represent a simple hook for holding down interconnect 28. Thereby as shifter arm rises due to float 18 it releases lock 28 which allows float 30 to raise above drain holes 29 allowing water to be released from tank 24. Additionally, the upward motion of shifter arm 39 changes the position of louver vanes 36 and 37 from vertical to horizontal/ changing the water force from pushing the vanes to flowing past the vanes. Thereby allowing reset of the machine. Linkage arms 34 and 35 rotate on vane axles 15, 17, 19, 20. Weight linkage arm 21 at its joint 22 transfers the loading from weight 1 into the pivot arm 16, thereby pushing down as float 31 lowers in tank 24. Float 31 also operates push down mechanism 12, to re-establish shifter arm 39 below the shaper 14 to repeat the cycle, by using weight 1 to force float 18 back down. These basic components work in conjunction with the wave tank entrance 8. As the wave pushes into the machine water is forced up into the wave tank pushing past float valve 6, which then rises to contain the water, at hinge seven. The tank contains an overhang to compensate for the push on the vanes locked at the bottom. Tank 24 contains a relief valve 40 which transfer excess water from the tank into bladder 2. In extreme wages, bladder 2 is inflated by overcoming drain 3. This action then holds weight 1 so that the machine does not reset the louver vanes 36 and 37. A miscellaneous problem is the float 30 does not reset in this sequence so it requires deflection plate 41 to push and engage the lock. Normally pin 33 uses weight one to reset float 30.
These pictures are not drawn to specs, it is free and not patented, therefore its basic, respective component buildup is all that is necessary. In short, water pushes against the flat plates for energy, and dispenses water into the tank 24 area to operate the mechanisms by the use of floats and weights to work with the water. The power arm 38 is expected to use a gearing ratio to create maximum drive for the pump to push water into the work zone. The louver vanes require a balance point for turning back into position, created by the correct placement of the primary hinge point.
This is a simple fence line reality, “posts and woven wire/ back fence behind home plate in baseball” kind of thing, and needs no real picture to understand.


Uses include a simple water pump for taking water out of the deep and directing it onto coral reefs to compensate for bleaching/ said to be a result of too much heat. This is thereby an air conditioner for reefs. Alternate uses allow that the pump be used to fill a water tower, which then becomes a movable weight for the purposes of electrical generation of whatever that weight is desired for. Secondary uses would include a potential underwater vacuum source for sucking up oil and other consequences of men.

 

WAVE MACHINE 2


This device is a very simple machine consisting of a wheel 6 that revolves within the water, being pushed by wave action on the paddles 1 (6 paddles shown) of the machine which change in position from being benign as in position 25, to upright as shown in yellow colors to wave motion (a parallel position to the drum or wheel 6). For the simplicity of the drawing six spokes are drawn, one labeled 7 to indicate there is an axle 8, which provides opposing force through anchor arm 10 and cable 12. flange 11 holds bearings and seal 13. The paddles are each attached to the drum 6 through the use of hinges 3 and pin 4. As the paddle raises stop plate 5 pushes back against drum 6 to establish a force position, rubber cushion 2 eases the transition. The end view shows a shield, 9 to create less resistance from the water flowing around the machine. Without the shield, the machine pushes from either direction is the water flow and positioning allows for that. In other words the flow of a wave is first into the beach/ and then from the beach at much lower impact and depths (probably not worth the trouble to collect). The side cutaway indicates a paddle 1 in upright position/ and a paddle 25 in collapsed position inside the drum 6 is a set of gears comprising an internal ring gear 15, or welded in place roller chain. Axle 8 has a welded 24 gear 19 which is stationary to movement and shown are two planetary gears 21 & 18, providing the interface between the moving ring gear 15 and the stationary gear 19. Thereby turning power shafts 22 and 23. Bearing and support surfaces 16 and 14 allow power shaft 22 to enter and turn a gearing assembly which then turns motion into water movement, electricity or whatever. Power shaft 23 is shown as simply turning a water pump; whatever is desired. In the cut away view the light blue surface is the spoke 7 and its alternate 26, and suggests with the brown line next to it, that the gearing is enclosed with the drum; as you may wish to do. Simply waves push the paddles as force is released the paddles lay down and rotate into the shield. As the drum rotates the paddles encounter force which raises them into position to interact with that force. Turning into energy, that then becomes some form of mechanical motion. Balance floating can be done inside the drum, or with external floats.

 

WAVE MOTION MACHINE 3


This machine is basically a weight 2, (as seen in cutaway view 25, the weight is water) that creates a force on its center of gravity/ by the action of a wave rolling underneath the two pontoons 12 & 19 which support the machine above the water. As the water container 3 is shifted in its position do to the raise from the wave, the weight shifts and pushes on the side of the container creating usable force below by rocking on pin 4 or pin 24. That moves the weight base where it is pined in 14 & 16 to the connecting rods 17 & 26. Thereby shifting the position of the piston 18 and 7 , through its corresponding piston pins 8 and 27. Water is sucked in inlets 9 and 21 when the one way valve allows it, and pushed out the work pipes 11 or 20 dependent upon which side is being forced. Platform 13 supports the machine lift arms 5 & 23 which hold the weight hold the weight this can also be a swing arm arrangement. Valve 15 is an air valve to be used if the machine gets turned upside down by large waves, take fill cap 1 off, and blow air into 15 to float the machine.

 

WAVE MOTION MACHINE 4

this is a very similar machine to #3. Meaning it works with wave motions creating the necessary force to “shake the boat”, that the machine sits in. instead of a formed container it uses a tee frame that holds in effect two buckets, filled with whatever for the actual weight to be used to make the mechanical energy. The supporting structure holds everything in position/ as the tee frame rocks at the supporting hinge, the weight connecting arm pushes on the multiplier linkage, extending the length of piston movement through the piston connecting arm. The double acting piston pressurizes water in both chamber a on the forward stroke and pressurizes chamber b in the opposing stroke. Water is moved or whatever is desired.


WAVE MOTION MACHINE 5

Also consists of a weight moved by the up and down motion of an ocean or water wave. It is enclosed in housing 4 the float chamber. And operates by weight 3 sliding or rolling back and forth on bar 5. The gear rack 2 is attached to weight 3 and moves with the weight. that turns red wheel 12 on the stationary gear rack 17 thereby creating drive and applying it into pistons 8 and 14 through the single connecting rod ( shown as10 and 13 with the bearing support 11 attached to it; it holds gear 12). The pressure chambers 7 and 15 , feed water into 6 and 16 the discharge lines. 9 is the back side of the piston chamber. Therefore mechanical action is achieved by a wave lifting the front corner of housing 4 and moving under housing 4 to then lift the back side of housing 4 while lowering the front corner of said housing. That creates a difference in level that moves the weight to and fro. The gear multiplies this action into the mechanical effects of a piston pushing liquid or gas.

 

WAVE MOTION MACHINE 6


not drawn , uses any of machines 2-5, as a base instrument, that is then used in open air currents by a variety of sails and various other collectors of air pressure, which then causes the weight to move and generate a usable mechanical energy from that motion. One of the primary methods would incorporate the changing wind speeds as the fundamental difference that would allow operations to exist. Or the turbulence created by being at an angle to wind and wave, jostling the wobble structure that would support these instead. Properly balanced one gust pushes, the resulting slowing past the gust repositions and resets for the next gust. In quieter winds a multiplier effect is needed. Such as a spinning propeller that generates enough energy to accumulate weight over time which then operates the larger weight to create the pressures needed for mechanical energy of use. Variations in motion that can influence a weight which transfers that weight into mechanical energy are not limited to wind or wave/ the use of “teeter/ toter” mechanisms in a cattle feed lot for instance would transfer energy from the movement of animals into mechanical energy. Or the use of similar weight transfer ramps situated into area’s where traffic normally stops, would shift weight into energy; so long as the “bumps” were minimal it would not be “terrible”. Lots of places find weight moving from point a to point b, and the majority of that weight can be used without significant energy lost from the creature or tool transferring the weight. Variations that simply use hydraulic jack principles to collect the energy would be used. Like jacking a large weight, small impulses move mountains of weight. Collecting these small impulses into a weight that can then be used differently are the key to energy collection. Such as transferring water from a low area to a high area, and then holding that water until you wish to use the weight it represents. Simply towing a rock, up the hill, on wheels; represents the same energy and with gearing when released mechanical rotation occurs.

 

WAVE MOTION MACHINE 7


A series of sails, linked and “growing up the hill” would provide considerable power. The intent to capture that power and turn it into direct electricity, or captured energy such as water pumped into a tower that is then drained through an electrical generator to produce power later. Simply requires the sails needed to capture the wind and turn it into mechanical energy. In this machine, the wind goes through 3 sets of sails consisting of a spoked wheel with 3 sets of sails per wheel/ fundamentally making 9 completed sails. Of which only 3 are functionally working at any one time/ because of air deflection. They are timed for best performance of the whole and work together instead of separately, being connected by two simple roller chains to tie all three together and make them stay in time. The A-frame mounting must be anchored well. The front and rear shields direct the air flow to its appropriate targets and control opposing currents. Works best on a hill/ where the predominate winds are directionally stable. If not, it will need a turntable so that it can function where established. By pumping water, minimal wind speeds can still generate mechanical energy; simply not as much.

 

WAVE MOTION MACHINE 8


This machine is nothing more than a wind concentrator, depicted as on a cliff overlooking the water, it consists simply as a regulating box which is very large at the air intake end and is fundamentally reduced to increase the air pressure at the exhaust end thereby turning the fan to generate electricity. The intent is simply to reduce the size of the fan blades by incorporating a pressure deferential, to change wind speeds before the air hits the fan. Suction will operate the fan with the wind going the opposite direction. Doesn’t need a cliff/ but does take up considerable space. Can be used in ravines and so on. Raised above the ground, they would provide some shelter to creatures. While I know this is a naturalists nightmare “to garbage up the world”/ the reality is simply; if we don’t do what is necessary, the burning of fuels and all the rest will destroy everything. It is “like an uncontrolled fire”/ Consequently, it is time to look at all the ways to reduce energy consumption possible. Including the removal of many household appliances.

 

WAVE MOTION MACHINE 9

 

This is a simple machine that assumes the movement of stationary sails along a support frame will gather wind energy. To incorporate this as a usable machine the sails are attached to a chain on each side and wind around sprockets on each end. The sails simply rotate around the axles, due to the sprockets and chain, and return to the front of the line to regain wind forces by being enclosed in the tub container, so that the force of wind on the returning sails will be negligible. Would normally be mounted on a turntable. In large versions, that turntable would be a “circular railroad line” type of holder upon which a suitable carrier would be mounted.

 

 
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