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Unformatted text preview: The uniform stone (rectangular block) of weight W is being turned over on its side by pulling the vertical cable slowly upward until the stone begins to tip. If it then falls freely ( T = 0) from an essentially balanced at-rest position, determine the speed at which the corner A strikes the pad at B . The stone does not slip at its corner C as it falls. Given: W 150 lb = a 0.5 ft = b 2 ft = g 32.2 ft s 2 = Solution: Guess 1 rad s = 623...
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- Spring '08