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FORCE-ENGAGED WEDGE-TYPE SPATIAL STOP MECHANISM

Link 1 slides along axis x-x in fixed guides and has, at its end, wedge-shaped teeth a. Link 2 rotates about fixed axis y-y and has wedge-shaped recesses b located around the circumference of disk 3. Force P presses link 1 against the recesses of disk 3, locking it against rotation in either direction.
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