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RESEARCH PAPERS

Motion of an Elastic Rod With External Coulomb Friction

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E. V. Wilms, G. A. Wempner

University of Alabama Research Institute, Huntsville, Ala.

J. Eng. Ind 90(3), 526 (Aug 01, 1968) (1 page) doi:10.1115/1.3604681 History: Received July 25, 1967; Online August 25, 2011

Abstract

The effect of external friction on an elastic rod is considered for the case of a sudden application of force to one end. The interesting result obtained is that the maximum distance which the wave propagates down the rod is independent of the material properties land depends only on the applied force at the end and on the friction force.

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