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A Computational Approach to Profile Generation of Planar Cam Mechanisms

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Yuhua Zhang

School of Mechanical Engineering, Anhui University of Technology, 243002 Maanshan, Anhui, P.R. China

Joong-Ho Shin

Dept. of Mechanical Design and Manufacturing, Changwon National University, Changwon, South Korea

J. Mech. Des 126(1), 183-188 (Mar 11, 2004) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1637652 History: Received January 01, 2002; Revised June 01, 2002; Online March 11, 2004
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
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Relative motion of a follower versus a cam: (a) with a roller follower; and (b) with a curved follower.
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A inverse model and coordinate systems
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Flowchart of automatic derivation and solution for cam shape design
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Motion program for designed double-disk conjugate cam mechanisms
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Profiles of main cams and return ones
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Curves of pressure angle on the designed cams
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Curves of radius of curvature on the designed cams

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