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cycloid

[′sī‚klȯid]
(mathematics)
The curve traced by a point on the circumference of a circle as the circle rolls along a straight line.

cycloid

A curve generated by a point in the plane of a circle when the circle is rolled along a straight line, keeping always in the same plane.
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The second stage CR2 design is analogous as CR1 and includes two cycloidal discs with [z.
Adjustment of the blade pitching allows the cycloidal rotor to be flown in any direction, making it suitable for vertical take-off and landing, forward flight and hover operation.
The variables which define the modified cycloidal path of hip are [r.
2] + 1 (a property specific to the cycloidal gear pairs with rollers), the following values (see also Fig.
The two cycloidal directories of the flanks must be generated with different curvature radius in order to realize the camber of the teeth.
An RV drive is densely constructed with almost all of the space within its envelope occupied by steel or iron, It is a cycloidal gear system with many of its parts precisely ground to size and held rigidly in place by a solid structure n so rigidly that every moving part can only move in its intended path.
Calculations show that the propagation should follow the changing location of the tidal bulge, creating cycloidal loops shaped just like those seen on Europa.
Each tug is powered by two General Motors EMD diesel engines that generate a total of 3000 hp and turn two Voith Schneider cycloidal propulsion units.
reengined (converted from direct-drive cycloidal to quieter, more reliable diesel electric engines with azimuthing Z-drives),
Researchers from Wroclaw University of Technology describe a method for increasing the load limit of plastic cycloidal gears, the loads acting on a multicaterpillar track chassis, the design of internal involute gearing for pumps, and the equalization of partial contact ratios in 3K transmissions.
Tenders are invited for Hire Of One Number (Tractor/Reverse Tractor Of Cycloidal Or Steerable Rudder Propulsion System Inclusive Of Azimuth Stern Drive))Harbour Tug Of Bollard Pull 50 Ton Or More At 100% Mcr For 07 Years To Mormugao Port Trust Eligibility Criteria : The tenderer shall upload in the e - portal website, in the form of scanned copy, documents required as per Minimum Eligibity Criteria , Test of Responsiveness and other Appendix (Form of Tender, Annual Financial turnover, Power of Attorney etc.