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About Kinematic Diagram

  1. Jun 9, 2010 #1
    For one degree of freedom, the mechanism is constrained ..
    What does "mechanism constrained" really mean ?
    Any example ?
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  3. Jun 10, 2010 #2


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    A constraint is a kind of restriction on the motion of a system. For example, point mass constrained to move on a line is 1-dof system.
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