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I have a 60 inch beam that will pivot at one end. On the

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I have a 60 inch long beam that will pivot at one end. On the other end I have a weight of 3000 pounds. I want to apply a hydraulic piston to the center of the beam and push the beam up to a 45 degreee angle. The hydraulic piston is positioned at a 90 degree to the beam. How much force does the piston have to apply?
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Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

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