Barlow's Wheel.

Item No. 615-0190
How can an electrically charged brass wheel spin, without the aid of a motor? The secret lies in eddy currents. When electrified, this slotted brass disc sets up eddy currents throughout the structure. These "pockets" of electricity are attracted to 4 strong neodymium magnets, causing the wheel
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Description

How can an electrically charged brass wheel spin, without the aid of a motor?

The secret lies in eddy currents. When electrified, this slotted brass disc sets up eddy currents throughout the structure. These "pockets" of electricity are attracted to 4 strong neodymium magnets, causing the wheel to spin.

Use this device to demonstrate the mysterious properties of eddy currents, and their effect on the world.

 

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