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    Cross product Torque - find net Torque

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    Can't figure this one out...

    rxF net torque =sum of rxFg + rxF

    rxFg = -10*9.81*45*sin60
    rxF = 50sin(55)*10

    sum of these are -3409.60 N*m which is wrong
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    Re: Cross product Torque - find net Torque

    I get -3409.6N as well
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    Re: Cross product Torque - find net Torque

    nevermind... i was missing the direction vector k!
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