Animations in Statics

App for iPhone / iPad

   Moment, torque             Forces, vectors            Stress, pressure

This page is about force, stress, moment of force and torque. Students in mechanical engineering, civil engineering and technology in general will find it useful to use these interactive animations to understand the basic concepts in statics better.

Bicycle with fishing-line spokes

Have a look at this video of a bicycle with fishing-line spokes

See Saw

Learn about moment. The see-saw will be in balance when the moment on the left is equal to the moment on the right.


Learn about the effects of forces on various frames. Practice your skills in analising various frameworks with games.

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