Posted by **Tim** on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 9:07pm.

Carrying household appliances can be very difficult due to the weight and size. Some movers place the appliance on a dolly and move it around, however this can cause damage to floors, and it also does not work on stairs. A new technique is to utilize moving straps. These allow the movers to easily maneuver the appliance from the back of the truck to the location inside your home. If the washer has a weight of 800N and the straps make a 30 degree angle with the vertical, then what is the tension in the strap? When using these straps, a horizontal force is typically applied to the top of the appliance. Why?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Physics - Carrying household appliances can be very difficult due to the weight...
- university, physics - A coffee maker is rated at 1200 W, a toaster at 1100 W, ...
- Household appliances - Do you guys know of any websites that talk about the ...
- Statistics - a study shows that 16% of household appliances break during any ...
- Math - A study shows that 6% of household appliances fail during any given year...
- stats - A study shows that 6% of household appliances fail during any given year...
- algebra - Your monthly commission as an appliance sales person is represented by...
- Algebra - Your monthly commission as an appliance sales person is represented by...
- Physical science - The combined weight of a crate and dolly is 256N. (a)If the ...
- math - A study shows that 6% of household appliances fail during any given year...

More Related Questions