The arm is rotating at a rate of u # = 4 rad>s when u $ = 3 rad>s 2 and u = 180. Determine the force it must exert on the 0.5-kg smooth cylinder if it is confined to move along the slotted path. Motion occurs in the horizontal plane.

Problem 13-92

The arm is rotating at a rate of when and . Determine the force it must exert on the 0.5-kg smooth cylinder if it is confined to move along the slotted path. Motion occurs in the horizontal plane.

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We have

Rate of rotation of arm

Mass of cylinder