Catapult – Multibody, Multi-Domain Physical Model in MapleSim – Maplesoft


In this model we are modeling a catapult where L is the length of the catapult arm, M is the mass of the projectile and Angle is the starting angle of the catapult arm.


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Model Images
  • model diagram Model diagram of the catapult and projectile
  • subsystem Subsystem view of the projectile ammo
  • results Simulation results showing the trajectory of the ammo
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