Sunday

February 1, 2015

February 1, 2015

Posted by **David** on Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 11:27pm.

a) Calculate the diameter of the bolts needed to support the load.

b) Find the width of the steel if the thickness of the steel is 1/4”. The bolt holes are 1/16” larger than the bolt.

- Engineering -
**David**, Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 11:48pmTwo pieces of steel are held together with six bolts. One end of the first piece of steel is welded to a beam and the second piece of steel is bolted to the first. There is a load of 54,000 pounds applied to the end of the second piece of steel. The tensile strength of steel is 74,000 psi, the shear strength is 48,000 psi.

a) Calculate the diameter of the bolts needed to support the load.

b) Find the width of the steel if the thickness of the steel is ¼”. The bolt holes are 1/16” larger than the bolt.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

algebra - a 25 inch piece of a steel rod is cut into 3 pieces so that the length...

Mathematics - A drinking straw of length 21 cm is cut into 3 pieces the length ...

Algebra - The length of a rectangular piece of steel in a bridge is 3 meters ...

Physics - A rocket, 8975 kg, traveling at 1255 m/s East explodes into two pieces...

math - a drinking straw of length 21 cm is cut into 3 pieces. the first length ...

physics - A clip is bolted to column supports a steel beam with and end reaction...

math - a 27 inch board is to be cut into three pieces so that the second piece ...

math - A cable 40 feet long is cut into three pieces so the length of the second...

physics - A steel beam that is 6.00 m long weighs 332 N. It rests on two ...

History, Social Studies - People had known how to make steel since ancient times...