I need to calculate the force necessary to bend a rod 180 degrees around a radius of 1.75 meters. Basically bending the rod into a horseshoe. I have looked at the simple bending calculations and I am sure this must be similar to those but I do not see anything for a constant radius bend. Any help is greatly appreciated. The materials to be bent are copper and aluminum. Thanks(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Rod bending calculation

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