What Is Shearing?

Answer Aside from clipping wool from sheep, many of us have only a vague notion what the word shearing means. Shearing refers to any activity that involves cutting or scraping the surface of an object. Wh... Read More »

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What is a shearing force?

A shearing force is the division or the breaking of a substance along its cross section. An example of a shearing force is when the parallel parts of a beam move past one another.References:Tooling... Read More »

What Is Shearing Force?

Over a long period of time mankind has learned through trial and error that some methods just work better. When you want to cut something it is easiest to apply force to both sides of that object ... Read More »

What Is a Shear Angle in Shearing?

Shear angle is evident in any shearing environment from cutting paper with a pair of child's scissors to shearing heavy duty iron bar stock with a hydraulic shear press but it is typically the conc... Read More »