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- Gaussian Gun Kit includes a linear rail with four neodymium magnets, and ten steel spheres.
- Excellent tool for physics experimentation and studying Newtons Third Law of Motion, magnetism and motion.
- Gun rail measures 27.5" long and 1.75" tall
- Steel balls measure 0.75" in diameter
A fun and intriguing demonstration of Newtonian physics. When properly arranged, a slow moving steel ball will be accelerated to 3-4 times its original speed by the pull of magnets and Newton's Third Law of Motion.
The Gaussian Gun comes with 4 neodymium magnets, 4 magnet holders which allow the user to move the magnets and reverse their polarity towards one another. Ten 3/4" steel balls, and a low friction track with an open end for launching the balls. This device can be used to teach magnetism, motion, Newton's Laws, and can be used as a fun ball launcher for other experiments and demonstrations.