TM-1312 Whitworth Quick Return Apparatus

This apparatus is used to produce and analyze irregular reciprocating motion with slow feed and quick return. The model best demonstrates the transmission pattern of such an assembly. The input angle can be set by turning the crank and the output stroke can be red on a ruler on the slider.

Description

This apparatus is used to produce and analyze irregular reciprocating motion with slow feed and quick return. The model best demonstrates the transmission pattern of such an assembly. The input angle can be set by turning the crank and the output stroke can be red on a ruler on the slider.

The apparatus consists of two cranks, i.e. driving crank and driven slider crank,  ruler and rotating disc on which driven crank is attached.