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Title:
R06. Circular Plate Rolling on a Cone (close-up)
Subtitle:
Resource Type:
Movie
MIME type:
Quicktime Video or QTVR
Publisher:
Cornell University
Audience:
General public
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.
Image:
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Description:
This series of models was designed to illustrate the space curves generated by the rolling of cones on cones. In this model one of the "cones" is a circular plate whose conical angle is 180 degrees. The space curves are represented by bronze wire. One path is generated by a point on the rolling plate while the other space path is generated by a point normal to the plate indicated in the model with an arrow.
Description Author:
Francis Moon
Description Date:
2004-07-21
Path:
http://kmoddl.library.cornell.edu/movies/R06.mov
Contributors:
Technician: Kathryn Gelsone
Technician: Susan Peck
Size (w x h):
320 x 285
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