1K20.23 - Temperature Increase Caused by Friction

Friction block and IR camera

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PIRA Classification: 1K20.23

Description: A wood block is quickly rubbed against a wood board. A thermal imaging camera is used to observe the increase in temperature due to the friction between the pieces of wood.

Special Instructions: None

Condition: OK

Setup time: 3 minutes

Safety Issues: None