School of Physics Lecture Demonstration Manual

Mi-10 Flattening of the Poles

Published: Thursday 30 April 2009 - Updated: Thursday 24 March 2011

Aim

To demonstrate the flattening of 2 rings under the influence of the centrifugal force.

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Stationary Rings

Rings under centrifugal force

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Flattening of the Poles

Description

To demonstrate the flattening of 2 rings under the influence of the centrifugal force.

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