# THEORY OF MECHINE

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a brake shoe applied to a drum by a lever ab which is pivoted at a fixed point a and rigidly fixed to the shoe. The radius of the drum is 160mm. The coefficient of friction at the brake lining is 0.3. If the drum rotates clockwise, find the braking torque due to the horizontal force of 600n at b

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Where is point b?

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