How to Determine the Bending Moment of a Beam?

Answer A beam's bending moment describes its relative ability to withstand bending forces. Manufacturers often refer to this value as the beam's moment of inertia, even though that phrase more commonly de... Read More »

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What is the Difference Between a Solid Beam & a Twisted Beam Axle?

The solid beam axle has been used since man has connected two wheels together. It was the original axle in the automobile. The twisted beam axle, also know as independent rear wheel axle, allows mo... Read More »

The Difference Between a Triple Beam Balance & Double Beam Balance?

Both the triple beam balance and double beam balance are used to measure the weight of an object, and are commonly used in the classroom to teach students the basics in mass and weight of objects. ... Read More »

What is the key to air bending?

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How to Use a Brake for Bending Metal?

When working with any type of metal, one particularly useful piece of equipment is the metal brake, a device that allows you to bend a piece of metal at a particular angle. Metal shops have brakes ... Read More »