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Advances in Mechanical Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 978418, 9 pages
Teaching Planetary Gear Trains with the Aid of Nomographs
College of Engineering, University of Al-Qadisiyah, Al Diwaniyah, Iraq
Received 28 April 2012; Accepted 22 November 2012
Academic Editor: Seung Bok Choi
Copyright © 2013 Essam Lauibi Esmail. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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