Gravitational well

1L20.10 | 0-0
Catalog: 
1L20.10
Location: 
0-0
Room: 
PS F175
Condition: 
Fair
Quantity: 
1
5
  • A deformed rubber sheet acts as a gravity well. Balls and other objects roll aro
    A deformed rubber sheet acts as a gravity well. Balls and other objects roll around similar to orbiting objects.
Description: 

Rubber sheet with grid is stretched on a frame. One or two rods can be pressed into the sheet at locations along a diagonal.

Instructions: 

Rubber sheet is mounted on frame with window screen mounting plastic "cord". A roller is used to press the plastic "cord" and rubber down into a groove on each side.

Parts: 
  • Frame
  • Rubber sheet(in H359 refrigerator)
  • box of rolling objects and window screen roller
  • Equipment Information: 
    Be careful when mounting the rubber sheet not to cut it with the roller. Also, the rubber sheet should not be left mounted any longer than necessary and not over a weekend. The rods should be pressed down by the instructor only during use and released at
    Cross Reference: 
    7F20.10