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Hello. I am trying to work out, the tensile stress, shear stress, and factor of safety.

I have these to apply to it.

Tensile strength = 460MPa

Shear Stress = 280MPa

Bolt Diameter of 8mm

Force of 9kN

Angle (a) = 50 degrees.

2. Relevant equations

Diagram

3. The attempt at a solution

Attempt at solution is attached below.

Is what i done correct?

And the correct answers?

Thanks.

Ben.

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# Homework Help: Factor of Safety help

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