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V belt question

  1. Apr 18, 2016 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    in the picture, what is the 'tight side' of the v belt on pulley c?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
    is it the F1 side? I don't know how to identify this

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  3. Apr 18, 2016 #2


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    Yes. You can check by doing a torque balance.
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