An Introduction to Mechanisms

1 Four Bar linkage

Design It

  • You have built the mechanisms on the Wackano sets and been able to see the real world application and tested them.
  • You can however simulate all of the mechanisims using 3-Dimensional software, like SolidWorks.
  • Below is a video tutorial of a 4 bar linkage system being designed on SolidWorks, you can follow the instructions and design one for yourself.

Badge It

  1. Take a screeshot of your completed 4 bar linkage and upload it to www.bournetolearn.com