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Applied Mechanics

Racks and pinion

Product Code: APP0005

Price: 4 USD ( Order Form )

Files: 3 movies (512 X 384 pixels).  Each movie is provided in AVI and Quicktime format.

Description: These movies shows a pinion in rotation between two racks.

 

Rack and pinion

Images from each animation (reduced size)

1st movie: Rotating pinion.  The racks move at the same speed, in opposite directions.

2nd movie:  The pinion roll on the lower rack, which is stationary.  The upper rack is moving twice as fast as the pinion axle.

3rd movie:  The pinion is made of two gears of different radius, one of which is rolling on the lower rack.



Rack and pinion

Image from one of the animation (actual size).

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