Is a can opener a gear?

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What type of pulley or gear is used in a can opener?


What part of a can opener turns the can?

The gear wheel underneath the rim.

How is a can opener a lever a wedge a gear and a wheel and axle?

Think about it. You must clamp the can opener onto the can (lever). After squeezing the can opener onto the can using LEVERAGE, two small metal discs WEDGE themselves into the can. Then finally by manually turning the can opener, you are utilizing a GEAR, WHEEL and AXLE system to open the can. Hope that helps.

How do you change a gear on a craftsman garage door opener?

Pull the plastic pin out and then the plastic clip for main drive gear inside opener. Outside gear is made to shaft and you change it from inside using what is described above. This is only for a few models. There are to many. Just get the model # and search it on (parts) for the part diagram.

Is a can opener a compound machine?

yes it is because it has four simple machines in it a wheel and axle ,gear ,wedge and a lever

What came first microwave or can opener?

The can opener.

Do you need a pulley or gear to open a cat food tin?

You may need a tin opener, or more commonly, nowadays, most cans have ring pulls.

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When was I-Opener created?

I-Opener was created in 1999.

What type of simple machine is a paint can opener?

A lever type can opener

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