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FOUR-BAR SLIDER-CRANK APPROXIMATE STRAIGHT-LINE MECHANISM

The lengths of the links of slider-crank linkage ABC comply with the conditions: B͞C=1.86A͞B and C͞D=2.76A͞B. When crank 1 turns about fixed axis A, point D of connecting rod 2 describes a path of which a certain portion approximates straight line q-q, perpendicular to axis Ax of motion of slider 3.
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