Focus on Mechanisms has clear 3D simulations of all the main types of mechanisms. It’s a ‘must have’ for every D&T department and is available as part of the  Focus D&T Online Resource Pack. See below for sample screen and a list of topics.

Topics Covered

●  Motion
●  Gear Systems
●  Pulley Systems
●  Lifting Systems
●  Screw Threads
●  Levers
●  Linkages
●  Cams & Followers
●  Crank & Slider
●  Sprockets & Chain
●  Ratchet & Pawl

Reference Section

●  What is a Mechanism?
●  Moments
●  Equilibrium
●  Mechanical Advantage
●  Torque
●  Velocity Ratio
●  Efficiency
●  Incined Plane
●  Shafts & Couplings
●  Bearings & Lubrication
●  Clutches & Brakes

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