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Can't seem to understand how the 2 bodies would interact with each other. For most other problems I use the Nodal method by using the displacements as nodes and then connecting all other elements to those and the writing the equations So it would be really helpful if someone can show how to write the system equations for this

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    $\begingroup$ Hi @Shubh. Welcome to Engineering. What is D1 and D2? $\endgroup$
    – NMech
    Jun 17 at 9:35
  • $\begingroup$ You would probably have to replace D1 and D2 with dash pots. Dash pot D1 would have one emd connected to M1 and other to M2. This is only a guess since you have not mentioned what Di are. $\endgroup$
    – AJN
    Jun 17 at 15:38

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