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Where do I find mechanism for paper flipping and refeeding in printers?

You could visit a goodwill thrift store and look for a derelict printer with a duplexer, buy it for $20, and take it home for disassembly. The goodwill stores in my area are usually awash in 2nd- and ...
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Where do I find mechanism for paper flipping and refeeding in printers?

When you dont know how to do something and you know it being done by other companies, you take a look at the patents database. Finding the name is another thing though. There is no inherent systematic ...
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Why continuum robots aren't common on CNC machining processes?

Most probable reason: Speed In CNC machining, speed is everything if you want to make money. It doesn't looks like these can be very rigid which means you can't hog out large amounts of material at ...
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Where would I place a bearing between 2 surfaces?

As drawn, you could nylon or oilite washers as spacers on the shaft between the white walls and grey-U. Second best would just be to use brass or bronze since you don't want aluminum rubbing on ...
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A rotating, elevating platform driven by drive shafts

I suspect that your answer is a well-lubricated splined shaft. The splined shaft is the translation shaft, while the rotation is a matching internally-splined gear being turned by the rotation input. ...
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