Graphic representation of statics - interesting for engineers and tech-heads


Here's a really cool link. I wish they had stuff like this when I was in school!
http://acg.media.mit.edu/people/simong/statics/Start.html
Here's a little intro. "The purpose of these interactive demonstrations is to help you develop a thorough understanding of basic principles of structural behavior, and to provide you with tools and knowledge that will help you to design structures that are efficient and elegant."
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Rico, Thanks for the link, there are a couple of young interns (learning and underpaid) on my current project that will appreciate the presentation.
Tom

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Tom Cular wrote:

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You're welcome, Tom. I think anyone involved in building should be familiar with that sort of information. I think plumbers should be required to view and understand the basics before they're let loose on a house with a sawzall!
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