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-6 in. dia
2 in
S in
5 in
5 in. dia
Fig. P8.141
8.141 The thin-walled cylindrical can with a spherical dimple weighs 0.2 lb.
Determine the force Prequired to push the can into water to a depth of 8 in. Use
y 0.036 lb/in. for water
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-6 in. dia 2 in S in 5 in 5 in. dia Fig. P8.141 8.141 The thin-walled cylindrical can with a spherical dimple weighs 0.2 lb. Determine the force Prequired to push the can into water to a depth of 8 in. Use y 0.036 lb/in. for water

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Step 1

Sketch the thin walled cylindrical as shown in Figure 1.

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6 in! dia 8 in 5 in. dia Figure

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Step 2

Find the weight W1 of cylindrical as shown below:

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= 0.21b

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Step 3

Find the weight W2 of cylindrical as shown below:...

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27T 3 27T 0.036 x (2.5) 3 es) =1.1781b

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