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Force on the bar problem

  1. Oct 31, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    End of the uniform M-kg bar is pinned freely to the collar, which
    has an acceleration a along the fixed horizontal shaft. If the bar has a
    clockwise angular velocity w as it swings past the vertical, determine the
    components of the force on the bar at A for this instant.
    (please check Attached file)

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution

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  3. Oct 31, 2012 #2


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    Do you understand what "attempt at a soution" means?
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