3D40.58 - Bells - Cow Bells

Code Number:
Demo Title:
Bells - Cow Bells
Frequency of Sound Waves, Spectrum Analysis
Area of Study:
Various Bells and Mallet if Necessary.

Ring the bell, or strike the bell with the mallets to do spectrum analysis in the classroom.

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