Arc-boutement condition

Arc-boutement is a locking phenomenon between several parts, mainly between a slider and some shafts. This effect is completelly independant from the value of the load, and can be useful or avoided.  Check now the behaviour of your system ! 

Choose materials

Or fill the field with your own coefficient of friction

Specify the length of the slider

Generally the length of the bearing

Write the distance between the slider and the load

No need to give the value of the load in newtons

Result


Blocked or sling ?