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    HELP! maximum deflection question - further maths assignmen

    Hi guys, its great to be back on board. Ive been away for a while working, now I'm studying my HND and need your expert help..!

    Question is this...

    Determine the maximum deflection of the beam shown.
    ( see attached word doc.)

    the annoying thing is I have forgotten this since 2yrs ago when i last did it, so your help is gretaly needed.

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    Re: HELP! maximum deflection question - further maths assig

    bantamm,
    See the example problem at
    http://www.uoregon.edu/~struct/cours...lecture40.html
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    Re: HELP! maximum deflection question - further maths assig

    thanks for the link kral, but i cant see that problem helping me.
    can anyone offer anymor help?



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    HELP! maximum deflection question - further maths assignmen

    nope still stuck on this one.

    am I supposed to work out EI? or take moments??



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    HELP! maximum deflection question - further maths assignmen

    I have to work out the reactions, then use maclaurins notation to solve it.

    that be why I am stuck!



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