Determine the stresses in the shell, Mechanical Engineering

Determine the stresses in the shell:

A thin spherical shell of 1.5 m diameter & 8 mm thickness is filled having a liquid at an internal pressure of 1.5 N/mm2. Determine the stresses in the shell.

Solution

Diameter of the shell, d = 1.5 m = 1500 mm.

Thickness of the shell, t = 8 mm.

Internal pressure, p = 1.5 N/mm2.

∴ Hoop stress = pd /4t = 1.5 × 1500/(4 × 8) = 70.31 N/mm2  (tensile)

Posted Date: 1/21/2013 2:03:36 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Determine the stresses in the shell, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Determine the stresses in the shell, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Determine the stresses in the shell Discussions

Write discussion on Determine the stresses in the shell
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Special Tool: Use special tools wherever applicable. Special tools are designed to dismantle or assemble a specific part or assemblies without causing damage to them. Cleaning

Find out force on each member - Truss: A truss is as shown in the figure given below. Find out force on each member and the nature of it.  Sol.: First we calculate sup


what are the parts of wilson hartnell governor with their designation?

A truss of span 10 meters is loaded as shown in Figure. Determine the forces in all the members of the truss by Method of Joint.

what is the difference between polar and mass moment of inertia?

A pelton wheel works at the foot of a dam because of which the head available at the nozzle is 220m. the nozzle diameter is 20 c.m. and coefficient of speed 0.98. The wheel operate

Q. Corrosive properties of caustic? Sodium hydroxide, more commonly known as Caustic Soda or simply ‘Caustic', is widely used in the petrochemical industry to neutralize acidic

Evaluate the chebyshev Spacing for a function y = 2 x 2 - x for the range 0 ≤ x ≤ 2 where four precision point are required. For these precision points, determine φ 2 , φ 3 , φ 4

Process capability Process capability which is a measurement with respect to the inherent precision of a manufacturing process has two significant elements, i.e. process facto