Construction of Logarithmic Spiral
Illustration showing how a rolling logarithmic spiral can be constructed by taking successive values of theta, starting from oc. The values of r can be calculated and then the curve can be plotted.
Keywordsplane, log, spiral, construction, rotation, motion, Translation, surfaces, construct, rolling surface, motions, logarithmic spirals, rolling spirals
Peter Schwamb, S.B. And Allyne L. Merrill, S.B. Elements of Mechanism (New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1904)