This information is part of the Modelica Standard Library maintained by the Modelica Association.

Cylinder

Cylinder with rod and crank of a combustion engine

CONNECTORS
CLOSE ALL
NameTypeDescription
cylinder_aFrame_a
cylinder_bFrame_a
crank_aFrame_a
crank_bFrame_a
PARAMETERS
NameTypeDefault ValueDescription
animationBooleantrue= true, if animation shall be enabled
cylinderTopPositionLength0.42Length from crank shaft to end of cylinder.
pistonLengthLength0.1Length of cylinder
rodLengthLength0.2Length of rod
crankLengthLength0.2Length of crank shaft in x direction
crankPinOffsetLength0.1Offset of crank pin from center axis
crankPinLengthLength0.1Offset of crank pin from center axis
cylinderInclinationAngle0Inclination of cylinder
crankAngleOffsetAngle0Offset for crank angle
cylinderLengthLengthcylinderTopPosition - (pistonLength + rodLength - crankPinOffset)Maximum length of cylinder volume
USED IN EXAMPLES
Modelica.Mechanics.MultiBody.Examples.Loops.EngineV6
V6 engine with 6 cylinders, 6 planar loops and 1 degree-of-freedom