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2.4-11 Three steel cables jointly support a load of 12 kips (see figure). The diameter of the middle cable is 3/4 in. and the diameter of each outer cable is 1/2 in. The tensions in the cables are adjusted so that each cable carries one-third of the load (ie., 4 kip). Later, the load is increased by 9 kips to a total load of 21 kips. (a) What percent of the total load is now carried by the middle cable? (b) What are the stresses cr v and 0 in the middle and outer cables, respectively? Note: See Table 2-1 in Section 2.2 for properties of cables.

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Chapter 2, Problem 2.4.11P
Textbook Problem

2.4-11 Three steel cables jointly support a load of 12 kips (see figure). The diameter of the middle cable is 3/4 in. and the diameter of each outer cable is 1/2 in. The tensions in the cables are adjusted so that each cable carries one-third of the load (ie., 4 kip). Later, the load is increased by 9 kips to a total load of 21 kips.

(a) What percent of the total load is now carried by the middle cable?

(b) What are the stresses crvand 0 in the middle and outer cables, respectively? Note: See Table 2-1 in Section 2.2 for properties of cables.

  Chapter 2, Problem 2.4.11P, 2.4-11 Three steel cables jointly support a load of 12 kips (see figure). The diameter of the middle

Expert Solution

(a)

To determine

The percentage of the total load is carried by the middle cable.

Explanation of Solution

Given Information: Three steel cables jointly support a load as shown in figure:

Total Load = 12 kips.

Diameter of outer cables do=12in.

Diameter of middle cable dM=34in.

Elongation of middle cable due to additional load of 9 kips should match with that of outer cable.

  δo=δm

For the steel substance the Area of outer cable is:

  A0=0.119in.2

And Area of middle cable

  AM=0.268in.2

Now, Let P = 9 kips( additional load)

  Fver=0

  2P0+PM=9 .....

Expert Solution

(b)

To determine

The stresses σM and σo in the middle and outer cables.

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