Screw with Sharp V-Thread
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A screw with a sharp V-thread can be regarded as a triangular bar wound around a cylinder along a helix. Common uses of such screws include fasteners and the conversion of rotary motion to linear motion.
Contributed by: Sándor Kabai (December 2008)
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"Screw with Sharp V-Thread"
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Published: December 8 2008