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Ballistics Pendulum

PIRA 1M40.41

Image:

Photo of Demo

Description:

Potential energy stored in spring transfered to ball in flight (kinetic energy) transfered to carriage/ball system raised to a specific height (gravitational potential energy).

Recipe and
Location:

Ballistics Pendulum
Ball

Video:

Streaming Video:

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MPG Video:

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Real Video:

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Notes:

None at this time.

 

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