concertina movement

March 18th, 2007, 10:48 pm

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hi guys,
i got a project in which we have to design a moving object using a concertina mechanism. with that being said, i was wondering if there was any existing transport system thats relevant or product or anything which can be any use to draw ideas from.

many thanks

March 19th, 2007, 11:48 am

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what's a concertina mechanism?

March 19th, 2007, 1:02 pm

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The only things I have ever seen are snake robots -- nothing in transportation.

March 21st, 2007, 11:21 am

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Probably not quite what you had in mind, but there are a lot of buses like this: