• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Calculate the stress in a beam and compare these results with actual results found

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Engineering Applications Mechanics TIM BARNETT SE32403 00361755 Log entry 1 Experiment 1 The experiment is to calculate the stress in a beam and compare these results with actual results found. The equipment used: - Strain gauge Metal bar Weights in 1kg increments G-clamp Weighted hook Vichy Strain Bridge The metal bar, complete with the weighted hook is clamped to the table, and then the strain gauge is connected to the strain bridge and zeroed. ...read more.

Middle

Results are as follows Weight loaded Strain 1 kg 51 *10-6 2 kg 102 *10-6 3 kg 153 *10-6 4 kg 202 *10-6 5 kg 253 *10-6 As you can see the results go up uniform ally. Theory The following equations are used to calculate the final stress on the bar. ...read more.

Conclusion

=7.35 39.24 * 0.25 =9.80 49.05 * 0.25 =12.26 I =bd 0.04*0.006/12 12 =7.2 * 10-10 E for steel is =200 * 10 9 12.26 * 0.003/7.2 * 10-10 = 51.19 N/m2 Strain 51.19/200 * 10.9 =255 * 10-6 As you can see the actual result of 253 * 10-6 is very close to the theoretical figure of 255 * 10-6, so the actual test was correct. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Music section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Music essays

  1. Free essay

    Price List and Evaluation of Equipment

    reach from other further speakers or reverberate back to you, which would cause latency and make beatmatching extremely diffcult. Skytronic active speakers pair �44 .2way .5.25" bass woofer .32Hz-22KHz frequency response .20W per speaker. These speakers are cheap and seem good on paper they should be able to cope easily

  2. Dj equipment

    OVERALL Sorato seems to have good points and bad points of both CD/MP3 mixing and Vinyl mixing but would be an alternative to buying expensive CDJ's yet still being able to make use of more readily available digitized versions of tracks.

  1. Music Technology Sequencing Coursework Log

    to allow for the pause. I could have done this by slowing down the tempo, but I wanted to elongate the drum solo during the pause, so changing the tempo would have been impractical. (e) For balance, I used panning (primarily)

  2. China Travel Log

    Named for its giant bell inside it is located in a Buddhist temple that was built in 1733. Beijing is going to be the site of the 2008 Summer Olympics and they received this honor because of their luxury accommodations, exquisite cuisine, culture and territory.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work