Flashcards in Cams Deck (9)
What is a cam?
Changes the input motion to a reciprocating motion of the follower, usually in a rotary motion
Name the 4 cam profiles
What motion does the pear cam cause?
1/2 time is stationary
Where is a pear cam used?
What motion does the circular cam cause?
Where is a circular cam used?
What motion does the snail cam cause?
Sudden drop after peak
Can only go one way
What motion does the heart cam cause?
Rise and fall at a uniform velocity