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Double pendulums

by leibo
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leibo
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Mar26-13, 12:59 PM
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Hello

When I calculate the centripetal force in a double pendulum, in order to find the tension in the 2 ropes, should I take into consideration the combined velocities of the 2 bobs or just the velocity of each bob alone?

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