Threads Tagged with trebuchet Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data This time you construct a trebuchet. A counterweight (M... Dec9-13 05:13 PM CAF123 5 774 Introductory Physics Homework This might seem a bit weird at first but it raised an interesting question to me about power, work and energy. I... May15-13 08:40 AM toneboy1 4 604 General Physics Can someone please explain to me how to calculate Trebuchet mechanics? I know it involves lever mechanics with... Mar25-13 11:47 PM DennisN 3 805 Classical Physics I have a few questions regarding concepts of a trebuchet. I have figured out 3/4 of these questions, and I am looking... Mar12-13 01:52 AM haruspex 1 494 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data For the parts of the Trebuchet shown, develop... Nov3-12 05:46 PM Green Lantern 0 805 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Hi, VERY URGENT and im so confused Find the... Sep6-12 03:27 AM physical..O.o 1 556 Introductory Physics Homework Ok, so for my high school physics assignment i need to analyse the physics of a trebuchet but i need help calculating... Aug23-12 04:20 AM A.T. 17 1,201 General Physics I am working on creating a mid size trebuchet with a projectile arm length of 3 feet. The counterweight is about... Jun2-12 06:00 PM A.T. 1 2,737 Classical Physics EDIT: This can be closed, I found a post from long ago with the exact same problem. Apr19-12 06:13 PM lNVlNClBLE 0 536 Introductory Physics Homework I need to find the initial velocity of a trebuchet launch. Data I have is a distance travelled of 11.1 m, time of 1.25... Apr15-12 11:54 AM genericphysic 0 726 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data A mass-less rod of length, Ls, is rotating clockwise... Mar1-12 03:45 PM beardedone85 0 847 Introductory Physics Homework If the word eccentric is not used correctly, please correct me. 1. The problem statement, all variables and... Dec13-11 05:37 PM Spinnor 3 1,274 Introductory Physics Homework This is a description of my requirements. I'm thinking about a trebuchet or a spring loaded device, possibly even a... Sep30-11 10:30 AM kewl_dude3 6 1,116 Engineering, Comp Sci, & Technology Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data I need to find the distance traveled by a trebuchet. We... Jun10-11 11:28 AM wbandersonjr 3 790 Introductory Physics Homework I need help with calculating the centripetal force of a trebuchet. I have tried to derive an equation from a free body... May3-11 08:31 PM Curl 5 1,832 General Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Hello, I have an issue regarding projectile... Feb27-11 10:43 AM Ruddie 1 2,341 Introductory Physics Homework So, like quite a few others on this forum, I am building a trebuchet for a school physics class. While I am really... Nov19-10 08:29 PM CaseyWalsh 2 5,597 Introductory Physics Homework Hello, This is my first post and I hope it's not incorrectly placed... Recently I made the naive decission... Jun6-10 05:20 PM Ketman 2 3,439 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data I've calculated the time, the distance, the height of... May30-10 12:20 PM owen95 2 3,509 Introductory Physics Homework I'm doing something for a science fair experiment and i'm trying to compare a catapult to a trebuchet. i will be... May30-10 12:17 PM owen95 11 4,400 Introductory Physics Homework I am attempting to create a trebuchet that is able to launch a 1ft boulder (approximately) 100 yds using a trebuchet... May22-10 12:14 AM xXIHAYDOIXx 1 1,080 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data A simple trebuchet is shown in the figure. Model it as a... Mar3-10 02:24 PM Delphi51 1 545 Introductory Physics Homework The medieval trebuchet is a missile-throwing device, with a heavy counterweight on the short end of a beam that pivots... Feb8-10 06:11 PM turin 15 3,689 Classical Physics The problem statement, all variables and given/known data We need to find the mass of the counter weight needed to... Jan1-10 11:19 PM RTW69 1 1,116 Introductory Physics Homework SORRY if its the wrong place for the topic but im new >.< hi umm ... im grade 11 and i got this trebuchet project for... Dec30-09 12:40 PM dr dodge 4 1,169 Mechanical Engineering 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data I'm new to this site, so bear with me! OK, so I'm... Dec11-09 05:11 AM steve092 3 785 Introductory Physics Homework A trebuchet is a type of catapult that converts the potential energy of a counterweight into the kinetic energy of a... Oct25-09 03:28 PM Bacat 6 2,006 Classical Physics Imagine a trebuchet with a stiff rod of 3m and neligible mass.Two masses 60kg and 0.12kg are at its end with the... Oct19-09 03:25 PM Andrew Mason 1 538 Introductory Physics Homework 1. Hi, Im writing a report for a trebuchet project, and trying to find the final velocity of the tennis ball, my... Jul1-09 12:16 AM elvalil 2 843 Introductory Physics Homework all I really need right now is a 5 pound small weight that can fit in a spoon but I dont think there is anything that... Apr25-09 04:47 PM LowlyPion 1 796 Introductory Physics Homework 1. I have a school project that requires a device that can launch a projectile, using a non-metallic elastic solid... Jan14-09 07:34 PM MST4me 0 2,352 Engineering, Comp Sci, & Technology Homework Hello guys, I got a nice challenge. Myself and some other people at my school are constructing a trebuchet to compete... Nov11-08 09:03 PM Lancelot59 3 2,084 Engineering Systems & Design 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data This question isnt worth any marks for my school year,... Nov11-08 10:05 AM dingpud 2 3,498 Engineering, Comp Sci, & Technology Homework After having set up a trebuchet in my back yard, I decided it would be a fun excersise to predict the range of the... Aug25-08 02:44 PM kingbabi 2 3,176 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data 1. The problem statement, all variables and... Aug17-08 01:01 PM Zukie91 19 4,222 Introductory Physics Homework Hey guys, this is my first post, so im sorry if this is in the wrong section. For physics at school, i have built a... Jun1-08 03:09 PM rockerdoctor 14 17,370 General Physics (I ignored the template because it didn't really seem to fit my problem, sorry about that) I'm currently doing a... Apr8-08 10:47 AM splooj 9 2,054 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data A war-wolf, or trebuchet, is a device used during the... Nov27-07 06:40 PM KvnBushi 0 2,489 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data I have a physics project in which I need to find... Sep12-07 04:54 AM darkblade4 4 4,792 Introductory Physics Homework ok i had to build a trebuchet for highschool and i cant seem to get a decent value for the initial velocity please... Jun11-07 04:02 AM prasannapakkiam 1 2,261 Introductory Physics Homework