total weight of a guillotine is about 1278 lb (579 kilos).
weighs over 88.2 lb (40 kilos).
of the posts average about 14 feet (4.3 metres).
drop is about 88 inches (2.2 metres).
blades rate of speed is about 21 feet/second (6.4 metres/sec).
beheading takes 2/100 of a second.
for the blade to fall down where it stops takes 70th of a second.
when the blade stops at the bottom is 888.5 lb (402 kilos).
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