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Moment of inertia of triangle about tip formula

  1. May 22, 2009 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Calculate the moment of inertia of a 4 blade propeller


    2. Relevant equations



    3. The attempt at a solution

    I am assuming the propeller blades to be triangles and need a formula for the mass moment of inertia about the tip of each triangular blade. Google hasn't helped thus far. Integration isn't necessary.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. May 22, 2009 #2
    Case closed. I sucked it up and did the integral.
     
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