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Inertias and Loads

Represent variable and unbalanced driveline loads.

The Simscape™ Driveline™ Inertias and Loads library provides blocks that allow you to model the dynamics of physical systems that contain elements that have an unbalanced load, a varying inertia, or a varying mass. For example, satellites that unfold solar panel arrays can vary in inertia, fuel tanks with progressively lower fuel contents can vary in mass, and a spinning axis that wobbles is an unbalanced load.

Simscape Blocks

Variable InertiaTime-varying inertia specified as physical signal input
Variable MassTime-varying mass specified as physical signal input
Unbalanced LoadLoad with angle-dependent rotational inertia
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