1N30.30 - Collision Carts

Collision carts

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PIRA Classification: 1N30.30

Description: Two carts can be set up to collide elastically or inelastically. Masses can be added to one cart to double its weight.

Special Instructions: A computer and sensors can be used to plot the velocities of the carts before and after collisions.

Condition: OK

Setup time: 3 minutes

Safety Issues: None