cam follower


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cam follower

[′kam ‚fäl·ə·wər]
(mechanical engineering)
The output link of a cam mechanism.
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A versatile cam profile for controlling interface force in multiple dwell cam follower systems, Journal of Mechanical Design 134(9): 1-6.
This contract, which runs through 2001, also extended our agreement with Eaton through 2001 to provide cam follower rollers for its Ford automotive requirements.
We recently received a contract from Eaton Corporation to provide cam follower rollers for its Chrysler automotive requirements, which should provide about $8 million of additional business in fiscal 1997.
1) As the mold opens, the air pistons move the bearing plates forward, taking up a small space between the cam and cam follower.
The cam follower market analysis is provided for both the international markets including development trends, competitive landscape analysis, and key regions development status.
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Typical applications: repair or preventive welding of rollers of running gears of tractors, tanks etc, rollers of wire drawing machines, motor car parts (axes, shafts), operating parts of offhighway vehicles, engine parts (camshaft, cam follower, crankshaft for compressor), and hydraulic pump pistons.
In previous designs, the company used a type of cam follower to act as a roller on which the upper part of the machine could move.
Mr Harris has designed two very different mechanisms to create exactly the same motion: a compound cam mechanism in which the center of the cam is on a linear slide and the cam follower roller(s) is fixed; and a multiple-cam driver that generates combined linear and rotary movement of a second shaft.
Tenders are invited for Pin Cam Follower To Emd Part No.
Emerson Power Transmission has announced a new, improved and expanded line of heavy-duty cylindrical-roller cam follower Camrol[R] bearings from McGill.
Tenders are invited for Cam Follower With Nut Hexagonal Hole On The Stud To M/S.