Moment of Inertia - Torus (about axis)

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The Moment of Inertia for a Torus about an axis passing through the center and perpendicular to the diameter is found using the following formula: `I=m/4(4a^2+3b^2)`, where:

  • `m` = mass
  • `a` = radius
  • `b` = cross-sectional radius

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The formula and equation for Moment of Inertia are from Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_moments_of_inertia).

 

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