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The oil drum weighs 620 lb
when full and has a mass center at
G. Calculate the vertical force P
required to maintain equilibrium
of the drum and dolly in the
position shown. The weight of the
dolly may be neglected compared
with that of the drum.
Picture: http://tinypic.com/r/2po38fp/5
 8 months ago
 8 months ago
The oil drum weighs 620 lb when full and has a mass center at G. Calculate the vertical force P required to maintain equilibrium of the drum and dolly in the position shown. The weight of the dolly may be neglected compared with that of the drum. Picture: http://tinypic.com/r/2po38fp/5
 8 months ago
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P ( in lbs) = 620 lb times the distance of G to the pivot point divided by the distance that P is from the pivot point.
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what would be the solution?
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