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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

Jensen Steam Engine

PIRA 4F30.20

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Photo of Demo

Description:

A boiler produces steam wich is used to drive a piston. The piston, in turn, drives a wheel which drives an electromagnet, producing electricity. The light bulb will light up when enough electricity is produced.

Recipe and
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Jensen Steam Engine
Deionized or Distilled Water

Video:

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Jensen Steam Engine

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Jensen Steam Engine

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