Dynamics of a Wobbling Symmetric Disk

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J. A. Dudek

Badger Meter, Inc., 4545 W. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, Wisc. 53223

J. Appl. Mech 46(3), 711-713 (Sep 01, 1979) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3424638 History: Received January 01, 1979; Revised April 01, 1979; Online July 12, 2010


The motion of the metering element of the common “nutating” or wobbling disk water meter is described and expressions are derived for the case where there are no externally applied torques. This motion is defined by a single equation of motion and two holonomic constraints.

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