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Old Jul 7th 2017, 04:27 PM   #1
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Mechanics statics wedge

Does anybody know how to solve this problem ?
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Old Jul 7th 2017, 05:06 PM   #2
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Does anyone know how to solve it? Certainly. I suggest you start by considering forces in the horizontal direction needed to move the two boxes, then determine the vertical force that causes the wedge to exert the required horizontal force. Try it, and post back with what you find.
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