Influence of Spring Dynamics and Friction on Dynamic Responses in a Spring-Driven Cam

스프링구동 캠에서 마찰과 스프링운동이 동적응답에 미치는 영향

  • 안길영 (LG산전 전력연구소) ;
  • 김수현 (한국과학기술원 기계공학과)
  • Published : 2003.02.01


The paper presents the influence of spring dynamics and friction on dynamic responses in a spring-driven cam system. The characteristics of the friction on the camshaft are analyzed using the nonlinear pendulum experiment while the parameters of the friction model are estimated using the optimization technique. The analysis reveals that the friction of the camshaft depends on stick-slip, Stribeck effect and viscous damping. Spring elements are found to have much influence on the dynamic characteristics. Hence, they are modeled as four-degree-of-freedom lumped masses with equivalent springs. The appropriateness of the derived friction model and spring model is verified by its application to a vacuum circuit breaker mechanism of the cam-follower type.


Spring-Driven Cam;Hybrid friction Model;High-speed Camera;Spring Motion


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