Free-Fall Tube with Guinea and Feather Apparatus
The Free-Fall Tube with Guinea and Feather Apparatus is a set of apparatus for performing experiments on the free-fall characteristics of various objects in a vacuum.
Vacuum Glass Tube
The tube included with the apparatus is made from glass, and can be evacuated to create a vacuum within to demonstrate objects falling in a vacuum.
Various objects are also included to demonstrate how objects of different characteristics (such as size and mass) fall in a vacuum. The included objects are a cork, a duck feather and a range of different plastic parts.
Technical Specifications of the Free-Fall Tube with Guinea and Feather Apparatus
The technical specifications of the Free-Fall Tube with Guinea and Feather Apparatus are:
- Length: 800mm approximately
- Diameter: 36mm
- Hose nipple: 10mm
- Weight: 1kg approximately
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