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Supple Shaft as Stable Axis of Rotation


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so far even when the show after driving the disk is bent by its weight or by some other force the
disk will nevertheless rotate around its
axis of maximum moment of inertia
better I
hang with these it's still is pressed against the grinding
wheel which continues to rotate around its axis I
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Title Supple Shaft as Stable Axis of Rotation
Alternative Title Schwanke Achse
Title of Series The Physics Experiments of Robert Wichard Pohl (1884 - 1976)
Number of Parts 62
Author Lüders, Klaus
Pohl, Robert Otto
Beuermann, Gustav
Samwer, Konrad
Contributors Stickan, Walter (Redaktion)
Lechner, Kuno (Kamera)
Gerstenberg, Thomas (Ton)
Yousefpour, Abbas (Schnitt)
License CC Attribution - NoDerivatives 3.0 Germany:
You are free to use, copy, distribute and transmit the work or content in unchanged form for any legal purpose as long as the work is attributed to the author in the manner specified by the author or licensor.
DOI 10.3203/IWF/C-14847eng
IWF Signature C 14847
Publisher IWF (Göttingen)
Release Date 2004
Language English
Producer IWF (Göttingen)
Production Year 2003

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IWF Technical Data Video-Clip ; F, 54 sec

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Subject Area Physics
Abstract An object rotates stably around its axis of maximum moment of inertia, even if it is attached to a bent supple shaft. The experiment also shows that particles leave a rotating object by flying off in a tangential direction.
Keywords mechanics
grinding wheel
stable rotation
free axis
maximum moment of inertia

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