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Unformatted text preview: The 500lb crate is hoisted using the ropes AB and AC. Each rope can withstand a maximum tension of 2500lb before it breaks. If AB always remains horizontal, determine the smallest angle Ѳ to which the crate can be hoisted. The 30kg pipe is supported at A by a system of five cords. Determine the force in each cord for equilibrium. ...
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- Spring '08