Well, are days later, after a few distractions, and some fiddling with linkages I went from this to this.
Although it works there are a few things to work on for the next version. I need to make the clutch dog release more smoothly under load, and I believe I need to move the trip lever to the left. Oh well, it will keep me busy for a bit!
Automata is a creative blend of my life interests , engineering, art and woodworking.