Mechanical Engineering - Strength of Materials - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Strength of Materials - Section 7 (Q.No. 47)
The pull required to shear off a rivet, in double shear, per pitch length is
π/4 x d2 x σt
π/4 x d2 x τ
π/2 x d2 x σt
π/2 x d2 x τ
Answer: Option
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Avi said:   3 years ago
Thanks @Shubham.

Shubham said:   7 years ago
Pull reqd = shear area * shear stress.
= φ/4 * d * d * T.

For double shear its 2 times the pull reqd hence option D is correct.

Venkat said:   8 years ago
Can anyone tell me the explanation?

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