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Force calculation

  1. Jun 4, 2010 #1

    Right now I am designing a flap valve with is operating with the horizontal axis. By using lever-pneumatic cylinder mechanism, valve will open (vertical position) and close (horizontal position) with 90° operation. I this case, I need to calculate the required force at the pn. cylinder piston rod end. My load is around 5000N through out the rectangular flap 800x1092 sq. mm. How can i Handle this? Using UDL condition? Of ____
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  3. Jul 3, 2010 #2
    Freinds, I have to design and simmulate a pneumatic piston cylinder, and want to calculate force profile of piston with time. plz help me in this regard, also plz tell me any simmulation software simmulating pneumatic piston cylinder.
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