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Dynamics of the gravitron - rotor

Product Code: MEC0008

Price: 4 USD ( Order Form )

Files: 3 movies:  2 512 X 384 pixels movies, and 1  384 X 384 pixels movie.  Each movie is provided in AVI and Quicktime format.

Description: The gravitron and the rotor are two similar amusement rides.  The riders are stuck to the wall of a rotating drum while the floor is retracted.  3 animations are offered:  1°  rider in the rotor, and the forces acting on him; 2° rider in the rotor (forces not illustrated); 3° Close-up on the rider, and the forces acting on him.

The movie at right is a free demonstration version, reduced in size and resolution.

gravitron
Frame from the first animation (actual size).

forces on gravitron rider

 Frame from the third animation (actual size)


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