288_Dynamics 11ed Manual

288_Dynamics 11ed Manual - Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics...

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Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics Chapter 14 02 1 2 kb 2 a 2 + l () 2 + 1 2 Mv 2 = v 2 k M b 2 a 2 + l = v 2.86 m s = Problem 14-74 Each of the two elastic rubber bands of the slingshot has an unstretched length l . If they are pulled back to the position shown and released from rest, determine the maximum height the pellet of mass M will reach if it is fired vertically upward. Neglect the mass of the rubber bands and the change in elevation of the pellet while it is constrained by the rubber bands. Each rubber band has a stiffness k . Given:
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