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SLIDER-CRANK MECHANISM OF A CENTRIFUGAL GOVERNOR

The lengths of the links comply with the conditions: A͞C=A͞₁C₁, C͞D=C͞₁D₁ and C͞B=C͞₁B₁. Weights 7 are of equal weight. The governor is driven by a pair of bevel gears, 1 and 2. Mounted freely on sleeve 6 are two more bevel gears, 3 and 3', which have pins a. When the speed of the governor is increased, weights 7 raise sleeve 6 so that pin b, secured to sleeve 6, engages pin a of upper bevel gear …