How to Calculate Ratio of Length of Arm to Length of Link?
Ratio of Length of Arm to Length of Link calculator uses Ratio of Length of Link to Length of Arm = tan(Angle of Inclination of Link to Vertical)/tan(Angle of Inclination of Arm to Vertical) to calculate the Ratio of Length of Link to Length of Arm, Ratio of Length of Arm to Length of Link formula is defined as a dimensionless quantity used in the design of governors, which is a crucial component in mechanical systems, particularly in steam engines, to regulate the speed of the engine by adjusting the fuel supply. Ratio of Length of Link to Length of Arm is denoted by q symbol.
How to calculate Ratio of Length of Arm to Length of Link using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Ratio of Length of Arm to Length of Link, enter Angle of Inclination of Link to Vertical (β) & Angle of Inclination of Arm to Vertical (α) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Ratio of Length of Arm to Length of Link calculation can be explained with given input values -> 0.700208 = tan(0.610865238197901)/tan(0.785398163397301).