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Axial Loads Civ E 270 Khattak, N 1 Elastic Deformation of an axially loaded member For the case of a constant load and cross sectional area and homogeneous material (so E is constant) Stress A P Strain L In the elastic region; E L E A P AE PL If the axial load, area or E is changing along the length of the member; dx AE P L 0 OR i i i i E A L P P P L δ
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