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SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Determine the shear force and moment.

Determine the shear force and moment acting at a section passing through point C on the beam. Solution From the equilibrium of forces we calculate the reactions Ay,By. &nb...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Determine the magnitudes of F1,F2.

Determine the magnitudes of F1,F2 and the angle Θ so that the external forces and the external moment create a zero resultant force and moment at the wheel (Radius=3m, units KN,m, degrees). &nb...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example - Calculate the location of support.

Calculate the distance x for locating roller support so that the moment on the beam at point B is zero. Solution

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example - Annular cross section, Stress.

A strain gage is located at D on the surface of the rod AB. The average normal stress on the rod is σ when the rod is subjected to forces F as on the sketch. Assume that the cross section at D is annu...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Allowable shear force for the girder.

Calculate the maximum allowable shear force Vmax for the girder. The welded steel girder is having the cross section shown in the figure. It is fabricated of two 300 mm x30 mm flange plates and a 300...

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