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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

Radio Waves

PIRA 5N10.60

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Photo of Demo

Description:

A tunable antenna with a lightbulb will light when picking up radio waves from a vacuum tube transmitter. This is due to the current produced by the magnetic field induced around the antenna.

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Radio Demo

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none at this time

 

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