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The link AB exerts a force on the bucket of the

excavator at A that is parallel to the link. The weight W=1500 lb. Draw the free-body-diagram of the bucket and determine the reaction at C. (The connection at C is equivalent to a pin support of the bucket.) Ans.TAB=892 lb, Cx=-677 lb, Cy=919 lb



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