Exam (136).pdf - Question Knowing that \u00ce\u00b1 = 55\u00c2\u00b0 and that boom AC exerts on pin C a force directed along line AC determine(a the magnitude of that

Exam (136).pdf - Question Knowing that u00ceu00b1 =...

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Question: Knowing that α = 55° and that boom AC exerts on pin C a force directed along line AC, determine (a) the magnitude of that force. (b) the tension in cable BC. Answer : Draw free body diagram at point C as shown:
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From the Lami’s theorem, write the equilibrium equation of forces as follows: …… (1) Here, is the tension in the cable BC and is the force in the member
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