Mechanics Homework 26-3 406 - Cantilever Truss - Method of Joints Name_______________ Mr. Haynes Date_______________

Problem 26-3 The cantilever truss in Fig. P-406 is hinged at D and E. Find the force in each member.

$$AB = 2000 \textrm{ N (T)}$$
$$AC = 1732.05 \textrm{ N (C)}$$
$$BC = 866.02 \textrm{ N (C)}$$
$$BD = 2500 \textrm{ N (T)}$$
$$CD = 2020.72 \textrm{ N (T)}$$
$$CE = 3175.42 \textrm{ N (C)}$$