7B10.19 - Grating Spectrometer - Ocean Optics Spectrometer

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Grating Spectrometer - Ocean Optics Spectrometer
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Pasco Student Spectrometer with Grating, Light Sources.

Video Credit: Jonathan M. Sullivan-Wood.

Calibrate the optics rail type spectrometer.  This can take considerable time so make allowances.  Then place the desired light source in front of the slit.

The Ocean Optics spectrometer is a very neat and easy to use grating spectrometer.  Ours has a range of 300 to 1100 nm.  Just point the fiber optic cable at the desired light source and the spectrum appears.  Picture 3 is a spectrum of the fluorescent lights in Rm. 58 Van.

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