5D10.20 - Characteristic Resistances

Characteristic resistances

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PIRA Classification: 5D10.20

Description: Two 1-meter lengths of nichrome wire and a meter of copper wire are mounted on a wood frame. The diameters of the nichrome wire differ by a factor of 2. A multimeter is used to measure the resistance of the wires at different lengths.

Special Instructions: None

Condition: Good

Setup time: 2 minutes

Safety Issues: None