1 Mechanics

Centrifugal Governor (Watt's)

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Catalog: 
1Q40.23A
Location: 
Ad6
Cenco rotator accessory and govener

Tightrope walking - Video

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Catalog: 
1J20.45B
Location: 
3_1
Video Encyclopedia: A toy clown rides a unicycle on a wire.

Robervball balance - Video

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Catalog: 
1J40.50
Location: 
3_1
Video Encyclopedia :Neutral equilibrium is maintained at any position on the platform.

Hammer Throw - Video

Catalog: 
1D50.10B
Location: 
3_1
Cinema Classics: Circular Motion: Hammer Throw. A look at the force exerted by an athlete in spinning a hammer before its release.

Accelerometer

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Catalog: 
1G20.76A
Location: 
Ab4
Large, water filled jar with float tethered to bottom.

Rattleback (Celt)

Catalog: 
1M40.90
Location: 
Ac6
Spin rattleback in one direction on overhead, it reverses direction.

Acceleration with spring (airtrack)-Video

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Catalog: 
1G10.16
Location: 
3_1
Video Encyclopedia: An air track glider is pulled by a small spring hand held at constant extension.

Sewer Pipe Pull

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Catalog: 
1Q40.60
Location: 
Ad6
Paper is pulled from beneath a horizontal sewer pipe section.

Chair on pedestal - Video

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Catalog: 
1J20.51
Location: 
3_1
Video Encyclopedia: Hide heavy weights in the ends of a chair's legs so it will balance on a verticle rod placed under the seat.

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