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, Volume 37, Issue 3–4, pp 335–344 | Cite as

The Reuleaux Triangle and its Center of Mass

  • Winfried Gleiftner
  • Herbert Zeitler
Research article

Abstract

Engineers asked some questions concerning an instrument to drill square holes. In this paper their questions are answered.

Keywords

Reuleaux triangle center of gravity remaining area (n + 2)-holes with nN. 

Math. Subject Classification

51N05 51N20 68U05 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.FH-LandshutLandshut
  2. 2.Mathematisches InstitutUniversitat BayreuthBayreuth

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