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Orlov gear
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Inspired by the gear puzzles from Douglas Engel. Three circles and irregular center pieces.

This one was inspired by Gizmo Gears and other puzzles with gears from Douglas A. Engel. Unlike them the Orlov has three circles. Like them the Orlov has irregular center pieces.
About the name of the puzzle: A year and a half ago, the inventor's friend and scientific adviser, Victor Orlov, passed away. Victor was an astronomer. One of the directions of his scientific activity was the Three-body problem. This puzzle was named in his honor.



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