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Bending Moment Diagram of a Cantilever Beam


Cantilever Free Body Diagram
Cantilever Free Body Diagram

The cantilever beam shown on the right has:
F = [math]R_{Ay}[/math] 245.25N, [math]R_{Ax}[/math] = 0N and [math]M_A[/math] = -981Nm.

F is located at a point 5 metres from the left hand side and 1 metre from the right side of the beam.

The following link will show the shear force diagram of this beam.
Shear Force Diagram Of Cantilever Beam

Using the FBD and SFD of this cantilever beam, calculate and plot the Bending moment diagram of the beam.




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