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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

Broken Ring

PIRA 1D55.10

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Description:

Roll the ball in the ring. When it reaches the break, it will immediately cease the radial acceleration and velocity, and result in tangential escape due to the remaining tangential velocity.

Recipe and
Location:

Broken Ring Demo
Red Ball

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