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Modelling the Natural Resting Aspect of Small Regular Shaped Parts

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P. S. K. Chua, M. L. Tay

School of Mechanical and Production Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 120(3), 540-546 (Aug 01, 1998) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2830157 History: Received March 01, 1996; Revised March 01, 1997; Online January 17, 2008

Abstract

This paper presents a mathematical model for predicting the natural resting aspect of parts of regular shapes but of different sizes based on stability considerations. The objective of this model is to facilitate the design of effective and efficient orientating devices for vibratory bowl feeders. The results from the mathematical modelling were compared with the theoretical models and experimental results of other investigators. Good agreement was obtained.

Copyright © 1998 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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