Cardan joint

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Cardan joint

[′kär‚dan ‚jȯint]
(mechanical engineering)
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Cutting edge, innovative manufacturing technologies and processes provide Belden the flexibility to produce small batches and custom parts just as cost-effectively as high-volume standard cardan joints.
Each of the three identical closed-loop chains of the manipulator consists of serial kinematic chains: universal cardan joint (U), prismatic joint (P), formed by a rodless pneumatic cylinder and two revolute joints (2R) formed after universal cardan had been parted.
In a case study of grinding cardan joints with vitrified aluminum oxide wheels, dresser life increased nearly nine times with the use of the CVD material.
It can use Cardan joints for to construction the hip joint.