Angular Momentum Spinner

Yizong He, Lijuan You
2018 International Journal of Instrumentation and Control Systems  
An angular momentum spinner includes two or more rotating arms loaded with an adjustable sliding block for each arm and laid symmetrically about a rotating center. Each sliding block is controlled to move along the corresponding rotating arm. Such a spinner can display the conservation of angular momentum vividly and intuitively, and can also serve as an amusing toy for children. The spinner can be used as a teaching equipment to demonstrate the theorem of angular momentum conveniently,
more » ... nveniently, intuitively and amusingly.
doi:10.5121/ijics.2018.8301 fatcat:c5ka77urzfhwvf26stcmi5b2a4