MEEN 4110 – Mechanisms Design Fall - 2010 Lecture 09. CAM. Chapters Objectives. Up on completion of this chapter, the student will be able to Understand how to design a CAM-FOLLOWER Systems. Cam. Follower. Cam.
The first stage in designing a cam system is the creation of a displacement diagram. A typical plate cam with an in-line roller follower is shown below with a displacement diagram. This figure shows the following characteristic features.