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# Answer: The spool of wire having a weight of 300 lb rests

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Problem 8-18

The spool of wire having a weight of 300 lb rests on the ground at B and against the wall at A. Determine the force P required to begin pulling the wire horizontally off the spool. The coefficient of static friction between the spool and its points of contact is ms = 0.25

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HOMEWORK The following general comments: 1. Companies (or research journals) have report formats that every engineer must follow, irrelevant of their individuality. 2. Employees do not give their boss the scratch paper, but a final neat ORGANIZED document. THINK OF ME AS YOUR BOSS 1. I have a report format that the employees of my company will follow. 2. Homework turned in will be a neat, organized document that flows from left to right and from top to bottom. a. You would not turn in your first draft in English composition, do not do it while in this Department. b. Use a ruler if you must! Architecture students spend hours on their drawings after they worked out the final design

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