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Meshing Analysis of the Planetary Indexing Cam Mechanisms

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Hao Wang

School of Mechanical and Power Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200030, People’s Republic of China e-mail: wanghao@sjtu.edu.cn

Ce Zhang

School of Mechanical Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, People’s Republic of China

Zhongqin Lin, Guanlong Chen

School of Mechanical and Power Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200030, People’s Republic of China

J. Mech. Des 127(2), 340-346 (Mar 25, 2005) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1825043 History: Received June 08, 2003; Revised April 26, 2004; Online March 25, 2005
Copyright © 2005 by ASME
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Scheme of the planetary indexing cam mechanism
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Cam-rollers pair (type II)
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Animation of the planetary indexing mechanism (type I). (a) Beginning of a motion period, (b), (c), (d), (e) beginning of the dwell period, (f), (g), and (h) end of the motion period.
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Coordinate system of type I
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Cam’s pitch curve of type I
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Cam profile (type I). (a) The internal offset, (b) the external offset, and (c) the cam profile.
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Effects of parameter K1 on the number of self-intersection points iS
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The meshing procedure of a roller (a), (b), (c), (d), (e), (f), (g), and (h)
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The meshing procedure in a motion period
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The concurrent meshing rollers
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Relationship between ε and K1
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Minimal value of the pressure angle
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Relationship between αmin and K1

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