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deflection of strut at less than the buckling load
Last Post 17 Mar 2014 10:34 AM by thomas Fielding. 0 Replies.
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thomas Fielding
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17 Mar 2014 10:34 AM
    Hi there, im in my final year of mechanical engineering and have been given a lab report which involves finding an equation which seems to be non existant.Hopefully a clever forum member can answer my question.

    According to my lecturer there is a formula/equation which will calculate deflection of a strut for any given load, as we know a strut deforms with less than the calculated buckling load.

    The strut is pin ended on both ends.
    load = 10:90 in increments of 10.

    any help would be greatly appreciated.
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