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Model a rotating shaft for fatigue


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Does anybody ever modelled one rotating shaft loaded withbending forces (full reversing stresses) and torsion, taking in to account keyways, press fittings, bearings, and other notches.

Thanks and best regards


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The bending forces will change direction with repect to the notches I assume, so I would do a worst case orientation, load it up, and run fatigue advisor.