Easily demonstrate the phenomenon of centrifugal force! Students will be amazed as this ingenious circular hoop flattens as it spins. The hoop is designed of a plastic material, which greatly increases the safety over the standard metal centrifuge devices. A great low-cost demonstration to introduce topics, such as centripetal force, centrifugal force and inertia. Detailed Teacher Demonstration Notes are included.
Concepts: Centripetal force, centrifugal force. Time Required: 10 minutes Materials Provided: Plastic Hoop assembly. Notes: Bracken’s Demonstration Spinner (Catalog No. AP6202) is required and sold separately.