Question:-
In permissible stress in plates of joint through a pin as shown in the given figure 200 Mpa, then the width w will be:

Option (A)
15mm
Option (B)
18mm
Option(C)
20mm
Option(D)
25mm
Correct Option:
(A)
Question Solution:
It will subjected to single shear as the pin will be sheared at the junction of two plates. Permissible stress given for the plate
200 = (w-10) x 2 x 10-6 x 200 x 106
Þ w = 15mm.
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