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Asymetric truss

  1. Mar 5, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    http://desmond.imageshack.us/Himg839/scaled.php?server=839&filename=truss1.png&res=medium

    asymmetric truss, with given loads
    need to find reaction forces

    2. Relevant equations

    sum F = 0
    sum M = 0

    3. The attempt at a solution

    summed up the moments about A and D to find A_y and D_y
    can't figure out how to find A_x and D_x

    thanks!
     
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  3. Mar 9, 2012 #2

    OldEngr63

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    Seems like we got this taken care of on another thread.
     
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