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Homework Help: Engineering Question - Power Screw

  1. Jun 6, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data


    [URL]http://doc-0k-c0-docs.googleusercontent.com/docs/secure/18gv8eitjbbf7kd81j9pkj97r6uu2aio/enhpjst14oh50re9pqu959gslq83hok3/1275825600000/06477642192900593696/06477642192900593696/0ByXII_HcY1w-ZjI2ZDdiNzUtZWQ1ZC00NDIxLTgxMGMtMGJjMTNlMTJlMTBk[/URL]


    2. Relevant equations


    [URL]http://doc-14-c0-docs.googleusercontent.com/docs/secure/18gv8eitjbbf7kd81j9pkj97r6uu2aio/siqni2ig88eec9v9qflmuc1uq6ktutkk/1275825600000/06477642192900593696/06477642192900593696/0ByXII_HcY1w-YTIxNTA5NzAtNGI2ZC00ZWFiLWE1YTQtNDMxZjdiMmFmNDM1?nonce=7lsv5tughmivq&user=06477642192900593696&hash=nd4mfm86afbn1pg108uek6tcghv40hut[/URL]


    3. The attempt at a solution


    My steps:
    1) Find phi
    2) Find alpha
    3) Find Ts (tightening)

    I think i just don't know how to find the horizontal force, w
    OR
    Is there something else to this question ?

    Please help me figure this out
    Thanks in advance
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Apr 25, 2017
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  3. Jun 7, 2010 #2

    berkeman

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    Your Google Doc links don't appear to be working.
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Apr 25, 2017
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