Dec 28, 2020

## Newton’s Laws of Motion

The problems of mechanics can be solved by Newton’s laws of motion. The three laws proposed by Sir Isaac Newton, described as follows. Newton’s First ..

Mar 13, 2018

## Governor Types: Centrifugal Governor and Inertia Governor

Governor is a device used to maintain the speed of an engine within specified limits when the engine works in varying of different loads. Based on the source of controlling ..

• Mar 1, 2018

## System of Forces

When several forces of different magnitude and different direction act upon a certain body, they constitute a system of forces. If all the forces in a system lie in a single ..

Sep 12, 2017

## Varignon’s Theorem

According to Varignon’s theorem, the algebraic sum of several concurrent forces about any point is equal to the moments of the moments of their resultant about ..

Jun 27, 2016

## Merchant’s Circle Diagram

For establishing the relationship between measurable and actual forces Merchant’s circle diagram will be used. Merchant circle diagram is used to analyze the forces ..

Jun 14, 2016

## Notes on Pressure

Pressure (symbol: p or P) is a measure of force distribution over any surface associated with the force. Pressure is a surface phenomenon and it can be physically ..

Jun 13, 2016

## Types of Mechanical Forces

A force exerted on a body can cause a change in either the shape or the motion of the body. The unit of force in SI system is the newton (N) and CGS system is dyne. ..

Jun 7, 2016