Equivalent force system - mechanics, Mechanical Engineering

Equivalent force System:

An equivalent system for the given system of coplanar forces is the combination of force passing through given point and moment about that point. The force is resultant of all the forces acting on the body. And the moment is sum of all the moments about that point.

Thus equivalent system consists of:

1. A single force R passing through given point, and

2. A single moment (ΣM) Where,

R = resultant of all the force acting on body

ΣM = Sum of all the moments of all the forces about P.

 

Posted Date: 10/17/2012 3:00:44 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Equivalent force system - mechanics, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Equivalent force system - mechanics, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Equivalent force system - mechanics Discussions

Write discussion on Equivalent force system - mechanics
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Discover the torque on the shaft: A steel shaft transmits 105 kW at 160 rpm. If the shaft is 100 mm diameter, discover the torque on the shaft and the maximum shear stress ind

Sweep pattern It is used to sweep the complete casting by means of a plane sweep. These are used for generating large shapes which are axis-symmetrical or prismatic in nature s

Q. Define Gas Welding? Metal joining process in which the ends of pieces to be joined are heated at their interface by producing coalescence with one or more gas flames (such a

Determine Mean coil radius - close coiled helical spring:  A close coiled helical spring contains a stiffness of 1 kN/m in compression to a maximum load of 50 N and a maximum

Two kg Ammonia (mA) at PA = 300 kPa and TA = -10ºC and 1 kg Ammonia (mB) at PB = 300 kPa and TB = 100ºC are mixed in a constant pressure and adiabatic process. Find the following:

Legal Aspect :  Few simple steps to take care of legal aspects of setting up a business are to register your unit with concerned organisation, check out the labour laws that would

the velocity of a particle moving along x axis is defined by v=kx^3-4x^2+6x where v is in m/s,x in m and k is a constant .if k=2 compute the acceleration when x=2m

#question. Select a standard rolled steel I-section for the simply supported beam shown in figure below. Select an appropriate factor of safety and material strength. Include ref

(a) Illustrate Torsionally Equivalent shaft. (b) Determine the natural frequencies and mode shapes for the system shown in figure I 1 = 10 Kg -m 2 I 2 = 40 Kg -m 2

Can you prove an equation from Plane Stress and Plane strain?