The Super Pulley attaches directly to a Photogate Head, providing a simple, low-friction system to measure position, velocity and acceleration. Additionally, with the pulley removed, the photogate can be used to perform standard photogate experiments. PASPORT Digital Adapter required.
- Study motion at a constant speed
- Measure a freely falling object
- Study kinematics on an inclined plane
- Measure speed of a projectile
- Measure acceleration of a cart
- 1x Photogate Head
- 1x Super Pulley with Rod
Perform the following experiments and more with the Photogate & Pulley System.
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|Pulley Rotational inertia||1.8×10-6 kg m2;|
|Pulley Coefficient of friction||<7×10-3;|
|Pulley Diameter||5 cm, Mass 5.5 g|
|Photogate Width||7.5 cm; Fall time < 50 ns;|
|Photogate Spatial resolution||< 1 mm|
|Timing Resolution||0.1 millisecond|
|Connector||Stereo phone plug|