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Bottle Balance Beam Demonstration Kit

Bottle Balance Beam Demonstration Kit AP6376
Catalog Number
Bottle Balance Beam Demonstration Kit
Product Description

By: Robert Farber
Central High School, Philadelphia, PA

This balancing act will be a real attention getter! Students will remember the concept of the center of gravity involved in this demonstration. A large water-filled bottle and a wooden board seem to defy gravity as together they balance on the board's edge. You have to see it to believe it!

The kit includes the pre-cut balancing board, 2-L bottle, and complete instructions. An innovative density demonstration can also be performed using blue kerosene and mineral oil, not included.


Kerosene, Blue, 500 mL
lamp oil

HAZARD ALERT: Moderate fire risk; moderately toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; skin and eye irritant. LD50 (rabbit) 2835 mg/kg. Storage: Organic #3 preferably in a flammables cabinet. If one is not available, store in a Flinn Saf-Stor™...
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