Your Safer Source for Science

Since 1977

Address P.O. Box 219 Batavia, IL 60510
Phone 800-452-1261
Fax 866-452-1436
Air Track for physical science and physics is durable, maintenance-free and designed specifically for introductory mechanics. Obtain accurate results in classic acceleration, collision and other experiments.

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Durability and maintenance-free performance are the benchmarks of this air track system. Designed specifically for introductory mechanics, its student-proof design can also double as a precision optics bench. You will obtain accurate results in your classic acceleration, conservation of momentum, collision and oscillator experiments. The air track is one-piece extruded aluminum. The clear, anodized track has a full-length meter tape and guide groove for spark paper. The basic air track is supplied with the following:
• 3 gliders, 100-g each
• 8 spring bumpers
• 3 magnetic bumpers
• 4 hook and loop bumpers
• 6 thumbscrews
• 1 spool of thread
• 2 long springs
• 2 short springs
• 1 weight hook
• 4 hanging weights, 5-g each
• 1 glider launcher
• 4 spring connecting brackets
• 12 masses, 25-g each
• 1 set of leveling pads
• 2 photogate arms
• 4 sizes of photogate light blocking gates (large, medium, small and single)
• Instruction manual