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    Peak impact force of a falling object

    I'm not a school or college just trying to get a better understanding for my work. Work-energy theorm!? All I would like to be able to do is work out how much fore someone or a piece of equipment would feel if they were to fall and suddenly stop. I know there are lot's of variables but if I...
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    Peak impact force of a falling object

    Hi there, I'm trying to work out how much force is produced if a climber was to fall onto a rope. I do realize that it would depend on the rope and whether it stretched or not but for this case lets just say it does not have any give in it. If I use the example of a climb who weighs...
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