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Is There A Block In Motion? Mechanical Advantage And Vector Forces, Part One

Join Tracy Nunnally for an examination of blocks, ropes, cables, and vector forces.

Join Tracy Nunnally, president of Vertigo and professor at Northern Illinois University, for an examination of blocks, ropes, cables, and vector forces. Learn the two primary methods of calculating mechanical advantage, how to design a mechanical advantage system to fit your needs, and how to calculate the vector forces on a block for any application.

Learn to: analyze the mechanical advantage of a given block arrangement; design a basic block system to manage a given load management

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