Friction through Progress Capture Devices (PCDs). This image shows three different devices rigged and loaded as if positioned at the back of a hauling system. We can use the Capstan equation to predict the loss through each device if it is functioning as a ‘pulley’. Firstly, we need to determine the angle through which […]
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