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RE: Cable Tension Force

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Strictly speaking, it is impossible to keep a cable from sagging under its
own weight.

I presume you're asking how to compute the AMOUNT of sag as a function of
the cable tension.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Oshin Tosounian [mailto:oshin(--nospam--at)kcematrix.com]
> Sent: Sunday, December 08, 2002 11:43 PM
> To: 'seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org'
> Subject: Cable Tension Force
>
>
> Does anyone have the formula to calculate the tension force in a cable to
> keep it from sagging under its own weight handy?



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