Al Tobias (wat4y) - Office: Gibson S123 & Physics 218, (434) 924-0538
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Inverted Pendulum - Reciprocating Saw
Purpose:To give students an awareness of other non-intuitive solutions to the equation of motion for a driven pendulum.
Procedure:Reciprocating Saw Driven Setup:
Start out by holding saw in one hand and pendulum ruler stick up with other hand. Get saw running by pressing trigger (variable speed).