Function and Applications
This apparatus provides defined, constant starting velocities for carts on the demonstration track. It can fix a cart in starting position and release with parallel trigger pulse for counter.
Equipment and technical data
- Catapult with cylindrically shaped housing containing helical spring for accelerating a cylinder of ferromagnetic material.
- Triggering by a screw-on release.
- A wire release is included.
- With quick release mount for motiontrack.
- Dimensions (mm): 330 (50) × 40 × 110.
- Mass: 412 g.