1J40.10 - Grip Bar

Code Number:
Demo Title:
Grip Bar
Area of Study:
Torque bar, Masses

Video Credit: Jonathan M. Sullivan-Wood.

Grip the torque bar and hold it so that it is horizontal.  Hang some masses on the bar starting with the hook nearest the handles.  See how far out on the bar you can hang the masses before you can no longer hold the bar horizontal. 

  • Borislaw Bilash II, David Maiullo, "Hold That Torque", A Demo a Day: A Year of Physics Demonstrations, p. 146.

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