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Helical path

  1. Dec 29, 2008 #1
    how is the radius of a turn of a helical path related to the axial distance between a successive turn assuming the helical path to be uniform?
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  3. Dec 29, 2008 #2


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    Welcome to the PF otobo. I've moved your question to the Homework Help section of the PF.

    What are your thoughts on the problem? The word "pitch" comes to mind -- can you show us how you would approach this problem?
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