Crank wheel

a wheel acting as a crank, or having a wrist to which a connecting rod is attached.

See also: Crank

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In Geneva mechanism two parts are mainly important: star wheel and crank wheel. Star (Geneva) wheel is a wheel with number of slots.
A Modeling of Hybrid Mechanism includes two parts which are modeled: crank wheel and Geneva wheel.
In Fig.3, there can be noted the inputs for the Geneva wheel: crank wheel radius, crank wheel depth, number of slots, angle between the slots and pin radius.
The entire model consisted in Geneva wheel, crank wheel, hand cover and connecting links will be assembled.