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Simple Beam, Two Symmetrically Concentrated Loads


Simple Beam, Two Symmetrically Concentrated Loads

Beam Diagram

Simple Beam Point Load

Outputs in Metric and Imperial

R1 = R1 = V1 = V2  .....  Reaction forces and shear forces equation      .....       .....  lbf
Mmax (between loads)  .....  Max moment equation      .....   .....  lbf in
Mx (x < a)  .....  Moment at point of interest x equation      .....   .....  lbf in
Δmax (at the centre)  .....  Maximum Deflection at the centre equation      .....   .....  in
Δx (x < a)  .....  Deflection point x equation      .....   .....  in
Δx(a < x < (L-a))  .....  Deflection point x equation      .....   .....  in

Enter Forces, Distances, Youngs Modulus & Moment of Inertia

How to use the calculator

Using the input boxes enter forces, distances, Youngs Modulus & moment of inertia.
Choose your units & press the calculation Reaction, Shear Forces, Moments & Deflections
button. Outputs in metric and imperial. The beam diagram shows the notation.



Material and Section Selection (still work in progress, more properties and sections being added)