LEVERS CALCULATORS

Levers are divided into three types called first order levers, second order levers and third order levers. The type of lever depends on where the effort acts compared with the load and the pivot.

In first order leversr the pivot (or fulcrum) is between the effort and the load, as in the simple crowbar.

In second order levers the load is between the effort and the pivot (or fulcrum) the effort and the load, as in the wheelbarrow.

In third order levers effort is between the load and the pivot (or fulcrum), as in the pair of tweezers .

FIRST ORDER LEVER CALCULATOR

Input your three known values and a zero in your unknown. Your results will be calculated. Select your units as required.

First Order Lever Calculator

SECOND ORDER LEVER CALCULATOR

Input your three known values and a zero in your unknown. Your results will be calculated. Select your units as required.

Second Order Lever Calculator

THIRD ORDER LEVER CALCULATOR

Input your three known values and a zero in your unknown. Your results will be calculated. Select your units as required.

Third Order Lever Calculator