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Simplified Equations for the Synthesis of Four-Bar Path Generator With Specified Tangents at Two Cusps

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Wen-Miin Hwang, Chi-Feng Chang

Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng-Kung University, Tainan 70101, Taiwan, R.O.C.

J. Mech. Des 116(1), 163-165 (Mar 01, 1994) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2919340 History: Received October 01, 1990; Revised February 01, 1992; Online June 02, 2008

Abstract

An analytical method for the synthesis of planar four-bar path generator with specified inclinations of path tangents at two cusps has been presented here. Simplified equations based on the concept of kinematic inversion and cross-ratio have been derived for the design problem. The desired four-bar linkages have been synthesized directly by using these analytical equations.

Copyright © 1994 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Topics: Equations , Generators
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