Vol. 17: Mechanical Image Duplicator

With a few everyday items found in the home, you can make a pantograph.

By Cy Tymony

Illustrations by Alison Kendall

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Correction for page 136
Some readers mistook the second paper clip box for a second fixed anchor. It's not an anchor, it's simply a spacer to keep the duplicator level. With just a single anchor at far left (as shown in Figure 3), the duplicator works great.

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