Cam Rings

This animation is a zoomed-in version of the valve train animation, showing the cam rings in detail. It clarifies how the cylinders all share one set of cam lobes, instead of each cylinder having its own.

GO TO: Summary of "Inside the Radials"   *  Crankshaft with one row of pistons   *  Crankshaft and all pistons   *  Second order counterbalances   *  Valve trains   *  Cam rings   *  Supercharger drive (front view)   *  Supercharger drive (rear view)   *  Propeller reduction gear (outer gear removed)   *  Propeller reduction gear (complete)   *  Complete engine