Reactions of Beams Apparatus
Features of Reactions of Beams Apparatus
- Low cost, effective teaching
- Bench mounted.
- Direct measurement of reactions by spring balances.
- Loads and supports can be placed in any position.
- Practical verification of equilibrium of vertical force or moments.
- Simply supported beams or levers can be set up.
Range of Experiments of Reactions of Beams Apparatus
- Experimental determination of the reaction forces in the supports of a simply supported beam under various loadings.
- Measurement of loads and moments on a lever.
- Comparison with calculated results and validation of the principle of equilibrium