Suspension Design for Linear Toe Curves: A Case Study in Mechanism Synthesis

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Madhusudan Raghavan

Powertrain Systems Research Lab, GM R&D Center, Warren, Michigan 48090-9055e-mail: madhu.raghavan@gm.com

J. Mech. Des 126(2), 278-282 (May 05, 2004) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1667933 History: Received September 01, 2002; Revised August 01, 2003; Online May 05, 2004
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Parameters for tie-rod synthesis equation
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Toe curve for optimal tie-rod inner attachment point location
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Toe curves for three tie-rod designs
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Pictorial representation of f and v
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Toe curves for multi-link front suspension




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