Draw the free-body diagram, Mechanical Engineering

Draw the Free-Body Diagram:

A 3 m long boom (Figure) is held by a ball and socket joint at A and by two cables CD and BE. It carries load of 20 kN at B. Draw the Free-Body Diagram for the boom AB.

255_Draw the Free-Body Diagram.gif

Solution

Free-Body Diagram for the boom AB in Figure (b) shows the following:

1.      boom AB,

2.      constraining forces Ax, Ay and Az because of ball and socket support at A,

3.      tension TCD in cable CD, and

4.      tension TBE in cable BE.

Posted Date: 1/28/2013 4:58:55 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Draw the free-body diagram, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Draw the free-body diagram, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Draw the free-body diagram Discussions

Write discussion on Draw the free-body diagram
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
What is the difference between counter flow and parallel flow Heat exchange. Classify Heat exchange on the basis of constructional features and design.

CAD-CAM Data Exchange: The interface SET transferred information on wire-frames, surfaces, B-representation and FEM models as well as technical drawings and scientific data. I

Single Cylinder Vertical Engine has a bore of 30cm and a stroke of 40cm. The connecting rod is 100cm long. The mass of the reciprocating parts is 140Kg on the expansion stroke with

Discover the maximum safe air pressure: A cylindrical compressed air drum is equal to 2 m in diameter along plates 12.5 mm thick. The efficiencies of the longitudinal (η l ) a

What type of low lube oil security recommended for API612 steam turbines.(Electronic/Mechanical). Please give refrences

Washing and Drying a Motorcycle :  It is important to wash and dry the motorcycle before servicing. It would ensure cleanliness during the service and would not allow any dust ent

I have an assignment on kinematic chains.I have to tell the type of chain whether it is locked,constrained or unconstrained?? I am facing problem in counting number of joints,pair

Q. What is Holiday Detection? Each length of coated pipe shall be checked for holidays with a high quality, heavy duty, full wave rectified non pulsating direct current detecto

How does the Two Stage Reciprocating Air Compressor works?