Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

EGT-132 Kinematics (4.00)

Covers terminology, classification, analyses and design of planar mechanisms, stressing graphical techniques with CAD software. Focuses on position, velocity (relative and instant center methods) and acceleration for a variety of mechanisms, typically containing 4-bar or slider/crank linkages. Emphasizes modeling of mechanisms using computer software with design and analysis applications as time allows. Credits: 4, Hours: (2/4/0/0), Prereq: EGT-125; Coreq: CAD-141; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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