What is it about?

An improved contact collision model for the impact analysis of a slider–crank mechanism with revolute clearance joints is presented and discussed

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Why is it important?

The model in this paper can accurately describe the dynamic characteristics of the mechanisms with clearance, and provide an effective method for engineering applications.


The authors thank Flares P. and Koshy C.S. who provided the experiment result for this paper.

ChaoBo Li

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This page is a summary of: An improved model of contact collision investigation on multi-body systems with revolute clearance joints, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part D Journal of Automobile Engineering, August 2019, SAGE Publications, DOI: 10.1177/0954407019868124.
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