Design Wizards


  • parametric
  • 4-bar mechanisms
  • exact linear guiding
  • approximate linear guiding
  • Watt, Evans
  • Robberts
  • Chebyshev
  • Hoecken

SAM offers a set of design wizards which will help you to synthesize mechanisms for specific tasks, such as:

In case these design wizards do not provide the solution to the specific design problem, the user has to rely on his experience, previous design, handbooks or trial&error to invent the mechanism, which can then be modelled and analyzed in SAM.