## Mechanics of Materials Companion: Case Studies, Design, and RetrofitCase histories--Work with real world engineering problems while learning about engineering history. * Design and Retrofit--Multistep, synthesis approach to problem solving. * Suitable as a companion for any textbook--All chapters are based on general concepts. |

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The "

the chain or hoisting dog fail. The ratchet is directly mounted to the track. The

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The "

**safety dog**" and ratchet system keeps the cars from rolling backward shouldthe chain or hoisting dog fail. The ratchet is directly mounted to the track. The

**safety dog**glides above the ratchet and engages only in the downward direction,...

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If the hole is in the center of the

kip x 2 = 68 kip. Choosing to use the high-strength steel, ... Yup In the case of a

dual-

hole ...

If the hole is in the center of the

**dog**, then the bearing load on the pin will be 34kip x 2 = 68 kip. Choosing to use the high-strength steel, ... Yup In the case of a

dual-

**safety**system, the stress would be halved. But this would still require thehole ...

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Although the riders were stranded on the roller coaster for hours at Cedar Point

Corkscrew in Sandusky, Ohio, the passengers were saved when the

device engaged properly. On the contrary, on April 20, 1997, a 14-year-old boy ...

Although the riders were stranded on the roller coaster for hours at Cedar Point

Corkscrew in Sandusky, Ohio, the passengers were saved when the

**safety dog**device engaged properly. On the contrary, on April 20, 1997, a 14-year-old boy ...

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### Contents

FUNDAMENTALS OF STRENGTH OF MATERIALS | 1 |

AXIAL LOAD AND TORSION | 23 |

BENDING STRESS | 47 |

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