• planar mechanisms
  • design, simulation and optimization
  • CAD-interface, DXF import/export

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  • beam, slider, spring
  • belt, gear
  • non-linear spring

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  • positions, angle and lengths
  • velocity, acceleration, force and torque
  • user expressions

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  • composition of standard profiles
  • textfile
  • multiple actuators

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  • all geometry
  • multiple parameters
  • function or path

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  • angle-function generation
  • 4-bar mechanisms
  • exact linear guiding

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Become the most popular teacher!

SAM makes your mechanism course more lively and your practical exercises more fun for your students and less work for you. At the end this leads to improved knowledge transfer, motivated students and higher grades.


SAM for teachers

Design engineers

The tool you can rely on!

Mechanism design is just one of the many challenges that you have to face. If it’s not your daily routine, it is important that the tools you are using, are easy and intuitive. Most of our development staff has a mechanical design background, so we understand your needs!


SAM for design Engineers 


Increase your solution space in no time!

With SAM you can tackle any mechanism design challenge, perform motion/force-analysis and even improve the initial design with state-of-the-art optimization based on a mixed evolutionary algorithm and Simplex approach.


SAM for Specialists

  • “Motivation, scores and feedback have gone up significantly”

    Prof. Wolfgang Thonfeld (Jena)

    Prof. Wolfgang Thonfeld (Jena)
  • “Excellent tool that supports both simple and complex applications”

    Jan Veldheer (SEW-Eurodrive B.V.)

    Jan Veldheer (SEW-Eurodrive B.V.)
  • “Wouldn't be possible without SAM”

    Anson Wong (IPEX, Canada)

    Anson Wong (IPEX, Canada)

Latest news

Written on Thursday, 14 April 2016 09:54
We are happy to announce that FEA Project has become our distributor in Poland.
Written on Wednesday, 16 March 2016 16:02
French version of SAM 7.0 released. Please read the French page for details of this release  
Written on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 12:52
New application note added that demonstrates the use of SAM in projects that involve inverse kinematics.

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