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Model: UK007 Heart-profiled Cam Mechanism
(Voigt/Reuleaux)
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Model Metadata
Taxonomy:
Karlsruhe
Group:
Prismatic Return Mechanisms
ID:
UK007
Title (English):
Heart-profiled Cam Mechanism
Title (German):
Zwangsgesteuerter Kurventrieb mit Herzkurven-Profil
Creator:
Ferdinand Jacob Redtenbacher
Date Created:
1857-00-00
Manufacturer:
Size:
Overall: Width x Depth x Height [130, 145, max. 315]
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:
cam
Description:
A cam mechanism is used to convert rotary motion into a linear or prismatic motion with a prescribed velocity. In the case of the heart-shaped cam shown in this model, the vertical motion is of constant velocity. Cam mechanisms have beenn used in controlling the values of automotive engines.
Descr Author:
Francis Moon
Descr Date:
2005-00-00
Image Metadata
Title:
zwangsgesteuerter Kurventrieb Herzkurve
Rights:
Digital file property of Cornell University Library. Made available under the same terms as a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial Share Alike License. For all other uses see KMODDL Rights & Permissions.
Descr:
Date Created:
2006-08-06 23:53:42
URL:
http://kmoddl.library.cornell.edu/stillImages/Redtenbacher/small/zwangsgesteuerter_Kurventrieb_Herzkurve.jpg
Size (w x h):
297 x 598

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