Mechanics Homework 12-4 357 - Equilibrium of Non-Concurrent Force System Name_______________ Mr. Haynes Date_______________

Problem 12-4 The uniform rod in Fig. P-357 weighs 420 lb and has its center of gravity at G. Determine the tension in the cable and the reactions at the smooth surfaces at A and B.

$$R_B = 254.56 \, \text{ lb}$$

$$T = 180 \, \text{ lb}$$

$$R_A = 240 \, \text{ lb}$$