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Euler Column Buckling

The Euler Column Equation predicts the maximum compressional force applied to a column before it buckles. This value depends on the length of the column, its Area Moment of Inertia, and Young's Modulus for the material.

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Comprehensive Materials Testing System

Euler Column Buckling