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Very impressive installation

If you are interested in historic (still working) technology, visit the mill, the mechanical... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
he-H767
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Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany
Experience the true meaning of the word "contraption"

One of the most remarkable mechanical devices I have ever seen using a river to drive a screw to... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
Wisprof
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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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Jun 30, 2017
“Very impressive installation”
Apr 26, 2016
“Experience the true meaning of the word "contraption"”
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

If you are interested in historic (still working) technology, visit the mill, the mechanical "energy transport" system, the connected natural brine pump and, finally, this installation, with aims at increasing the salt concentration and assists people becoming healthy / during a cure. By the way,...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

One of the most remarkable mechanical devices I have ever seen using a river to drive a screw to bring up salt water to drip through a structure of branches so that people can breathe salt-air in the middle of nowhere. I suspect a couple...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2015

You can read about them on wiki otherwise called "Graduation Tower" in English. There appears to be just over 30 of these strange contraptions in the world to simulate sea air for inland spa resorts. Sea air = good, so obviously you needed it. You...More

2  Thank LondonTell
Reviewed 16 November 2011

I stumbled across this system for concentrating salt for extraction back in 1995 and took my family back to see it this year. It shows the cleverness of engineers from centuries past and it still works! Both the condensing tower and the pump house can...More

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