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Message No. 19949, Started by dille on 09/01/08
 area of contact of a pipe laying on a flat metal Hi, do anybody know the formular for calculating the area of contact of a 600 mm pipe laying on a flat sheet metal
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 The value of B in the formula is the WIDTH of contact per unit length. ... No. 19970, Posted by deajohn5556 on 09/09/08, 07:36 PST. Thank you!i used meters for the pipe dimension and the pipe is full of wate... No. 19969, Posted by dille on 09/08/08, 23:20 PST. If your plinth is flat you do not need to know its dimensions as it is ... No. 19968, Posted by deajohn5556 on 09/08/08, 13:48 PST. Thank you, but i have a problem, what i am calculating is the contact area ... No. 19967, Posted by dille on 09/07/08, 23:28 PST. You're welcome.  Make sure you keep the units straight;I am moree used... No. 19966, Posted by deajohn5556 on 09/06/08, 08:40 PST. Thank you! i am trying to see the effect of a 600NB pipe lying flat on a ga... No. 19964, Posted by dille on 09/04/08, 23:53 PST. Thank you, i am a young engineer, trying to understand pipe stress analysis... No. 19963, Posted by dille on 09/04/08, 23:37 PST. Is this a homework problem or are you an engineer?  If you are unfamil... No. 19960, Posted by deajohn5556 on 09/04/08, 07:43 PST. Thank you, i just need the formula you use in calculating the contact are o... No. 19959, Posted by dille on 09/03/08, 23:33 PST. Yes, you need a weight to detrmine contact arae; if you know the wall thick... No. 19958, Posted by deajohn5556 on 09/03/08, 04:17 PST. does the weight matters? what if it is a rigid solid flat metal the pipe is... No. 19957, Posted by dille on 09/02/08, 23:36 PST. What material is the pipe and the sheet metal? Is it just sittiing there un... No. 19954, Posted by deajohn5556 on 09/02/08, 09:07 PST. has it anything to do with why changed the name's of angles before get to f... No. 19952, Posted by mali2 on 09/01/08, 21:48 PST. is the perimeter of your pipe a "circle" and if it is how many si... No. 19951, Posted by mali2 on 09/01/08, 21:35 PST.