R_-_Frames_and_Machines

R_-_Frames_and_Machines - STRUCTURAL STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS...

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Unformatted text preview: STRUCTURAL STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS ANALYSIS Frames and Machines Frames and Machines LEARNING OBJECTIVES LEARNING OBJECTIVES Be able to draw the free body Be able to draw the free body diagram of a frame or machine and diagram of a frame or machine and its members its members Be able to determine the forces acting Be able to determine the forces acting at the joints and supports of a frame at the joints and supports of a frame or machine or machine PRE-REQUISITE KNOWLEDGE PRE-REQUISITE KNOWLEDGE Units of measurement Units of measurement Trigonometry concepts Trigonometry concepts Rectangular component concepts Rectangular component concepts Equilibrium of forces in 2-D Equilibrium of forces in 2-D FRAMES AND MACHINES Frames and machines are two common types of structures often composed of pin-connected multi-force members (members subjected to more than two forces) whereas trusses have nothing but two-force members. Frames are stationary structures whereas machines containing moving parts that transmit and/or alter the effects of forces. FRAMES AND MACHINES Frames: generally stationary and support external loads Machines: contain moving parts and are designed to alter the effect of forces STEPWISE ANALYSES - FRAMES...
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