(Solved): Q5 An L-2 Tool Steel Link In A Forging Machine Is Pin Connected To The Forks At Its Ends As Shown. D...
An L-2 tool steel link in a forging machine is pin connected to the forks at its ends as shown.
Determine the maximum load P it can carry without buckling. Use
a factor of safety with respect to buckling of F.S.= 1.82. Note
from the figure on the left that the ends are pinned for buckling,
whereas from the figure on the right the ends are fixed.
Express your answer with the appropriate units.