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SLIDER-CRANK MECHANISM WITH EQUAL CRANK AND CONNECTING-ROD LENGTHS

The lengths of the links comply with the condition: A͞B=B͞C. The motion of the mechanism is uncertain in the position where points C and A coincide. If slider 3 continues moving to the left from this position (point A), then the full stroke of slider 3 equals twice the diameter of the circle described by the crank. The slider travels with harmonic motion. The displacement of slider 3 from its extr…