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Homework Help: Method Of Members: Finding reactions

  1. Oct 4, 2015 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    Dont really need the answer, but I want to know if point C has Cx and Cy or just Cy. I am confused there.

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  3. Oct 4, 2015 #2


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    Pinned connections generally take two force components, since they can support a force applied in any direction.

    As a suggestion, find the equivalent forces to substitute on the frame for the weight suspended by the wire running over the sheave at pin D.
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