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Shear modulus of a screw

  1. Jun 12, 2013 #1
    I have a screw that is used in our plant that is rated to break at 39 ft/lbs of torque.
    The diameter of the shaft is .130 inches.
    What is the shear modulus of the material that is being used.
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  3. Jun 12, 2013 #2
    maybe if you use f=T/l and l/L=angle you will get the ans
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