Sometimes the term centroid throws me for a loop. So, how would I set this problem up?
I'm asked to determine the deflection of the tip of a beam and max direct stress and location for a 2000N load.
Given load=2000N, on the tip of a 1m beam. Beam dimensions are H=80mm B=W=40mm and t=thickness of 1.5mm.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 24, 2018, 10:10 am ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/engineering/mechanical-engineering/beam-deflection-and-stress-at-centroid-25277
For a cantilever beam with a point load at the extreme end, maximum deflection occurs at the ...
The solution looks at beam deflection and stress at centroids for a given load.