1F30.21 - Water Hammer

Code Number:
Demo Title:
Water Hammer
Air Pressure
Area of Study:
Heat & Fluids
Water Hammer.

As the water falls from one end of the water hammer to the other end it makes a loud click, showing that water falls as a solid in a vacuum.

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