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Author: dr funda
Time: 05/01/06 13:58 PST
This is a reply to message no. 17566 by bobd
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Thin plate deflection calculation

Bobd,

For small deflections you may use our online calculator in the plate section:

http://www.efunda.com/formulae/solid_mechanics/plates/calculators/SSSS_PUniform.cfm

You can use 70 GPa for the Young's modulus. That should be close enough for most Aluminum alloys. Or you can use our material section to find your specifc grade.

eFunda Staff

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