A derivation is presented of the displacement analysis, static force and torque analysis of a Cardan joint with manufacturing tolerances. The forces have been shown to be statically indeterminate by a degree of three. Based on the displacement analysis, which includes the axial sliding at the joints in the presence of manufacturing errors, optimum tolerances can be determined in the design stage.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, and Automation in Design|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1984|
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