The screw thread is said to have been invented c.400BC by Archytas of Tarentum, then developed by Archimedes who developed it to lift water. The Industrial Revolution of the 18th century required precision threads and the first screw-cutting lathe was made by Jesse Ramsden in 1770
Published Dec 7th, 2015
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