How do I Determine the Force Needed to Lift a Hinged Horizontal Panel?

Answer The force needed to lift a hinged horizontal panel can be determined with a spring balance. This useful device is basically an encased spring with a hook on the end. Applied force, as when lifting ... Read More »

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A man cleaning his apartment pushes a vacuum cleaner with a force of magnitude 79.3 N The force makes an angle of 22.8 with the horizontal floor The vacuum cleaner is pushed 2.29 m to the right?

AnswerMost modern ice makers require 35 to 40 psi water pressure to properly operate. Attempting to use less pressure will result in no ice at all or possibly causing the solenoid valves to not ful... Read More »

How do I Store a Lift Off Panel on a 98 Camaro?

Some 1998 Chevy Camaro models come with lift-off panels, which are technically referred to as twin-top lift off panels, although they are frequently called "t-tops" for short. The t-top feature all... Read More »

What Is Needed to Lift a Truck?

If trucks are defined by their utility, then surely bigger tires make for a vehicle that is "truckier" than it ever was. Big tires not only raise the truck frame's ride height, they can also help b... Read More »

Is a bodybelt needed in a scissors lift?

On One Hand: The Guardrail May Be Enough.The only thing required by OSHA for the safe operation of a scissors lift is a proper, well-maintained guardrail system. In the absence of a proper guardrai... Read More »