Engineering Statics

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Crane
A crane is a perfect example of an application of the principles of statics.

Preface[edit]

Introduction to Statics[edit]

Force Systems[edit]

Two-Dimensional Force Systems

Three-Dimensional Force Systems

Equilibrium[edit]

Structures[edit]

Distributed Forces[edit]

Centers of Mass and Centroids

Special Topics

Friction[edit]

Frictional Phenomena

Applications of Friction in Machines

Virtual Work[edit]

Quizzes and Tests[edit]

Appendices[edit]

Acknowledgements and Further Reading[edit]