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Simple Machines 2012

Welcome to countrycountry's SOLIDWORKS 2012 Simple Machines Tutorials. At cudacountry we use SOLIDWORKS to create a "Truck" and Track. Then insert Simple Machines in the Track and analyze using Motion Studies.

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Table of Contents

Part 1. Body for Truck.
Part

2. Axle.

Part 3. Wheel.
Assembly 4. Truck Assembly.
Part 5. Track Sections.
Assembly 6. Track Assembly.
Motion
Study
7. Wheel and Axle Simple Machine. Roll Truck down an incline plane. Suppress Wheels and roll Truck down same incline plane. Plot and compare velocity of Truck.
Motion
Study
8. Incline Plane. Modify track to add incline plane. Add Constant Speed motor to Truck, create Key Points and jump incline plane. Plot contact force of Truck returning to track. Change incline angle and compare contact force.
Motion
Study
9. Incline Plane with Segments Motor. Use same track as Chaper 8, but change motor to Segments motor and remove the Key Points in Timeline.
 

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Motion Study using Motor to slow and stop Truck at end of run.
 
 
 

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Motion Study with Linear Velocity
 
 
 

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Motion Study 360.
 
 

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