Problem 2-26 - Why? Solution: See Mathcad file P0226. 1....

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
MACHINE DESIGN - An 15-1-1 PROBLEM 2-26 _____ Statement: A part has been designed and its dimensions cannot be changed. To minimize its deflections under the same loading in all directions irrespective of stress levels, which material would you choose from the following: aluminum, titanium, steel, or stainless steel?
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Why? Solution: See Mathcad file P0226. 1. Choose the material with the highest modulus of elasticity because deflection is inversely proportional to modulus of elasticity. Thus, choose steel unless there is a corrosive atmosphere, in which case, choose stainless steel. P 0226.mcd...
View Full Document

Ask a homework question - tutors are online