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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The rate at which the bearing plate moves is controlled by the cam and cam follower arrangement.
Emerson Power Transmission has announced a new, improved and expanded line of heavy-duty cylindrical-roller cam follower Camrol[R] bearings from McGill.
The fuel system that has been developed, named the Integrated Fuel System (IFS), incorporates the unit pump, Compact Pencil Nozzle (CPN), and a roller cam follower. Iris a no-leak off system and it has been qualified at 11,600 psi (800 bar) peak injection pressure.
Emerson Power Transmission (EPT), Ithaca, NY, has introduced a new six page catalog which describes its recently developed McGill Camrol Cres stainless steel cam follower bearing line to help solve corrosion problems.