animated spinning top with Cardan mounting
27 Jul 2010
01 Aug 2010)
Plots an animated spinning top with Cardan mounting from raw animation data.
function [ Xbar1,Ybar1,Zbar1,Xbar2,Ybar2,Zbar2 ] = ...
%CREATEINNERBARS Creates the bars of the inner (blue) ring
% bar[i]R[j]: There are two bars which are perpendicular to each other.
% They are melted with the inner ring, so the ring together with the bars
% form the inner part of the top.
% R1 always describes the radius of the bar itself. Additionally, both
% bars have two attatched weigths each. Both of the attatched weigths are
% cylinders of R2.