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First time here posting. So I have a question about trying to calculate the deflection of this prismatic beam by hand using superposition. I know I can figure it out in SolidWorks, but I also want to know I would do it by hand, or at least the general process. The angled bar b is really throwing me off.

So when calculating the total deflection, δ_{T}, at end of bar a, is it the sum of the deflections due to beam a, b, and c?

Can I assume the angular deflection, θ, are the same for bars a, b, and c?

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# Calculating Deflection

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