Md-3 Coupled Pendula
Published: Thursday 09 March 2006 - Updated: Thursday 24 March 2011
To demonstrate the transfer of energy in a weakly coupled system.
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Coupled Pendula 1
Coupled Pendula 2
One of the pendulum bobs is set swinging. It transfers its energy of vibration to the second pendulum. The motion is transferred back and forth between the two pendula with a period of approximately 10 seconds.