Electricity and Magnetism
DEM02 - Static Electricity, Wimshurst Machine, Van-de-Graaf Generator
- To illustrate demonstration instruments that produce static electricity.
- Wimshurst machine
- Van-de-Graaf generator
- Aluminum sphere
The students observe and hear the spark that is produced by both Wimshurst machine and Van-de-Graaf generator.
When using the aluminum sphere, the wire from the base of the Van-de-Graaf should be connected to the slot in the aluminum sphere.