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Model: S33 Straight-line linkage of Maudslay
(Voigt/Reuleaux)
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Model Metadata
Taxonomy:
Voigt
Group:
Straight-line Mechanisms
ID:
S33
Title (English):
Straight-line linkage of Maudslay
Title (German):
Lenker von Maudslay
Creator:
Franz Reuleaux
Date Created:
1882-00-00
Manufacturer:
Gustav Voigt Werkstatt
Size:
Base: Width x Depth [202,90]mm; Overall: W x D x Height [236,119,302]mm
Medium:
cast iron and brass on wood pedestal
Rights:
For educational use only. All rights reserved by the contributor(s) and publisher(s).
Audience:
General public
Keywords:
Description:
This compound mechanism uses a geared pair and three links. As the gears rotate in opposite directions, the bottom of the short center link appears to maintain a straight-line motion. A version of this mechanism is found in modern reading lamp design.
Descr Author:
Francis Moon
Descr Date:
2003-07-01
Image Metadata
Title:
S33. Straight-line linkage of Maudslay
Rights:
Jon Reis/www.jonreis.com. Jon Reis Photography grants Cornell University Libraries, and the Cornell College of Engineering the rights to display copyrighted images of the Reuleaux Collection of Kinematic Mechanisms on the Cornell University and National Science Digital Library web sites and for unlimited use in Cornell University Library publications for education purposes only. Rights for all other uses such as editorial, advertising, web use and display by third parties not affiliated with Cornell University are reserved by the photographer.
Descr:
Date Created:
2005-01-19 11:02:16
URL:
http://kmoddl.library.cornell.edu/stillImages/small/S33.jpg
Size (w x h):
255 x 384

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