Physics Dept. Demonstration Manual

DRD 04 - "Mitac" Research Gyroscope

Objective:
  • With given accessories, the properties of gyroscopes can be studied in detail.
  • By simple modification of components, gyros of one or two degrees of freedom and free or captive gyros can be demonstrated.
 
Apparatus:  
  • Gyroscope, "mitac"
  • Accessory kit


Method:

The gyroscope is set up to show what principle is preferred.