PIRA Classification: 5C30.35
Description: A 330,000 μF capacitor is charged by a 12 V battery. The capacitor is also connected to a motor through a switch. After the capacitor is charged, switch to the motor. A mass of 500 g will rise almost the full height of the apparatus (more than 1 meter).
Special Instructions: Give the capacitor just a few seconds to charge.
Setup time: 1 minute
Safety Issues: None