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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


    2. Relevant equations


    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
    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


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    Your Google Doc links don't appear to be working.
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