Problem 1-4 - W M g . W 1000 lbf = 2. Convert mass units by...

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MACHINE DESIGN - An 1-4-1 PROBLEM 1-4 Statement: Convert a mass of 1 000 lb m to (a) lb f , (b) slugs, (c) blobs, (d) kg. Units: blob lbf sec 2 . in Given: Mass M 1000 lb . Solution: See Mathcad file P0104. 1. To determine the weight of the given mass, multiply the mass value by the acceleration due to gravity, g.
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Unformatted text preview: W M g . W 1000 lbf = 2. Convert mass units by assigning different units to the units place-holder when displaying the mass value. Slugs M 31.081 slug = Blobs M 2.59 blob = Kilograms M 453.592 kg = P
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