Slosh Pipe Calculator
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pi 3.141592654
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ENTER THESE 3 VALUESenter your pipe's outer diameter89mm5inches
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Enter your pipe's wall thickness2.7mm0.3inches
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Enter the length of your pipe in cm285cm8feet
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***THE REST SETTLES ITSELF***
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ID of pipe83.64.4
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Cross Sectional Area54.89116349cm215.20530845square inches
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WHAT YOU WANT TO KNOW IS HEREVolume of pipe cc15.64398159liters6.320542615US gallons
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Recommended maximum amount - is half your volume of pipe. 7.821990797liters3.160271307US gallons
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Is the pipe structurally strong enough?1 if yes, 0 if no1
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Beam bendingcalculatorMetric
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Area moment of inertia 682151.6411mm^4
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0.0000006821516411m^4
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Mass of pipe2983.357716g
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2.983357716kg
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Worst case scenario: (doesn't factor in impact load if person drops the pipe)Assume person holding slosh pipe at the 1/3 mark and not the center Approximate mass of water as point mass acting at the longer (2/3) end of the slosh pipe. Assume pipe is completely level
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Max moment (at where person holds)16.27887743Nm
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Max bending stress1061948.696Pa
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1.061948696MPa
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Yield stress PVC44.8MPa
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Safety Factor42.18659543
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Acceptable?1 if yes, 0 if no1
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