Tagged: Applet

Lathe Simulator 1

Lathe Simulator

This applet is a simple lathe simulator. Be sure to reset the e-stop before you start. There is a short video on Youtube showing how to get started. There are no keyboard commands, actuate...

Parallel Force Systems 0

Parallel Force Systems

Below is an example of a parallel force system with three forces. To use: Click one of the vectors and it will turn green and glide to the beam. Click below the arrow to...

Varignon’s Theorem (of Moments) 2

Varignon’s Theorem (of Moments)

The moment of a force is equal to the sum of the moments produced by the components of a force. In the applet below, drag the mouse to move the vector along its axis...

Transmissibility 0

Transmissibility

The principle of transmissibility states that the effect of a force can be considered to act anywhere along the axis of the force. In the applet below, the effect of the force shown is...