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The figure shows a shaft mounted in bearings at A and D and having pulleys at B and C. The
forces shown acting on the pulley surfaces represent the belt tensions. The shaft is to be made of
AISI 1035 CD steel. Using a conservative failure theory with a design factor of 2, determine the
minimum shaft diameter to avoid yielding.
Problem 5–63
59 lbf
392 lbf
300 lbf
50 lbf
8 in
8 in
8-in D.
6-in D.
6 in
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