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Equivalent One-Dimensional System for Analysis of Taper Leaf Springs

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N. J. Nigro, S. P. Bhatia

Mechanical Engineering Dept., Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisc.

J. Eng. Ind 98(1), 39-42 (Feb 01, 1976) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3438865 History: Received May 08, 1975; Online July 15, 2010

Abstract

In this paper an equivalent one-dimensional system for taper leaf springs (similar to those used in vehicle suspension systems) is developed so that results obtained from it are in good agreement with those obtained from the distributed parameter system. Curves which simplify the calculation of the parameters of the equivalent system are also provided.

Copyright © 1976 by ASME
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