A Cable Extension Transducer Based Two-Dimensional Position Sensor for Industrial Applications

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Daehie Hong

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, Korea

Keith J. Mueller, Steven A. Velinsky

Department of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95616

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 124(1), 105-108 (Dec 01, 2000) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1414125 History: Received July 01, 1999; Revised December 01, 2000
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Schematic of the cable-extension transducer system
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Analytically developed contour plot of the error sensitivity (r/H=0.0831), design example for WMR position tracking sensor (thick lines), and verification data from Coordinate Measurement Machine experiments (provided in Table 1) shown as * marks with adjoining values in boldface, italic type



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