The Design of a Novel Pure-Rolling Transmission to Convert Rotational into Translational Motion

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Max A. González-Palacios

Integración de Procesos Industriales, 37000 Leon, Gto., Mexico e-mail: maxgopa@hotmail.com

Jorge Angeles

Centre for Intelligent Machines and Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 817 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Canada H3A 2K6 e-mail: angeles@cim.mcgill.ca

J. Mech. Des 125(1), 205-207 (Mar 21, 2003) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1531850 History: Received October 01, 2000; Revised March 01, 2002; Online March 21, 2003
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Grahic Jump Location
The geometry of a general cam mechanism with a translating follower
Grahic Jump Location
An instance of Slide-o-Cam
Grahic Jump Location
A 3D rendering of Slide-o-Cam



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