Articles Posted in the " SFD AND BMD " Category








  • Shear Force and Bending Moment Diagrams–2– Drawing of SFD and BMD

    Shear Force and Bending Moment Diagrams–2– Drawing of SFD and BMD

    Shear Force and Bending Moment Diagrams–2– Drawing of SFD and BMD SHEAR FORCE ON A BEAM It is the NET VERTICALLY UPWARDS FORCE OR NET VERTICALLY DOWNWARDS FORCE due to the all the forces acting only on one side of the point being considered. Only after finding the shear force at various points on the beam, the […]


  • Shear Force and Bending Moment Diagrams–1– Introduction

    Shear Force and Bending Moment Diagrams–1– Introduction

    SHEAR FORCE AND BENDING MOMENT DIAGRAMS (SFD and BMD) FOR BEAMS- 1 –INTRODUCTION DEFINITION OF A BEAM Beam is a most important member of a machine, vehicle or a structure. (i)  Normally it is horizontal but it can be in any orientation i.e. at any angle with the horizontal. (ii) All loads must be perpendicular […]