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Maximum Force on pipe Clamp it rotates or slips

  1. Mar 18, 2009 #1

    Is there anyone who kows how to calculate the force on a pipe clamp before it rotates or slips.

    Thank you very much...
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 18, 2009 #2


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    Hello N360! :wink:

    Usual friction equation: normal force is the clamp force, and calculate the applied force from the applied torque. :smile:
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