Geometric Insight Into the Dynamics of a Rigid Body Using the Spatial Triangle of Screws

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Gordon R. Pennock

School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907-1288e-mail: pennock@ecn.perdue.edu

Patrick J. Meehan

Vehicle Operations– General Assembly Engineering, General Motors North America, Pontiac, MI 48341-3147e-mail: patrick.meehan@gm.com

J. Mech. Des 124(4), 684-689 (Nov 26, 2002) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1500340 History: Received February 01, 2001; Online November 26, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Grahic Jump Location
Spatial triangle formed by the three screws
Grahic Jump Location
(a) A two-degree-of-freedom gyroscope. (b) Spatial triangle for the gyroscope.




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