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stepper damper, an interesting find

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Posted 19 September 2007 - 11:16 PM

I just received a stepper with one interesting surprise gadget.
Yes, that yellow disc at the other end of the drive shaft.

It turns out to be a viscous damper, commercial name "clean damper".
This model has inertia 0.186 oz/inch_square
Hopefully I will have a chance to play with it.

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Posted 19 September 2007 - 11:17 PM

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