A JPE Precision Point sheet about the formulas of flexure hinge design and flexure hinge stiffness to benefit your play free and frictionless system design. Rules of thumb for manufacturability versus hinge functionality. Also, different configurations are provide with their own benefits.
, (straight, see below)
* No acknowledged equation. Above stated equation can only be used as a rough estimate
Elastic hinge parameter:
• Constructieprincipes, voor het nauwkeurig bewegen en positioneren, M.P. Koster. ISBN 978-90-5574-610-1