**1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data**

I have a drum inclined to 2°, rotating at 3.24 RPM. The drum rests on bearings. The weight of the drum is 280 kN with length 17 m and diameter 3 m.

**2. Relevant equations**

I need to find the distance between each bearings X and Y for the drum to be stable. (see image)

**3. The attempt at a solution**

**1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data**

**2. Relevant equations**

**3. The attempt at a solution**

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