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Design Engineering (Determine Shift Diameter)

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A mild steel shaft is required to transmit 3 kw at 2.33 r/s. Determine the shift diameter assuming a maximum all sheer stress of 65 MPa.

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Power to be transmitted P = 3*10^3 W
Rotation speed w = 2.33 r/s = 2.33*2*pi =14.63939 ...

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This solution is provided in approximately 78 words. It uses equations for rotation speed and maximum shear stress to find diameter.