Mass On Spring - With Stand

Purpose

To illustrate SHM.

Equipment

Mounted mass on spring.

Images

g1-32

Description

Mass moves up and down on spring with top end fixed to stand.

References

Clifton Bob Clark, Vibrating Spring Experiment, AJP 25, 322-323 (1957). ◙Herman Erlichson, The Verical Spring-Mass System and Its "Equivalent," TPT 14, 573-574, (1976). ◙F. Alan McDonald, Deceptively Simple Harmonic Motion, A Mass on a Spiral Spring, AJP 48, 189-192, (1980). ◙Robert L. Wildey, A Correction for a Spring Mass in the Ubiquitons Centripetal Force Experiment of Freshman Physics, AJP◙57, 1098-1102, (1989). ◙Ernesto E. Galloni and Mario Kohen, Influence of the Mass of the Spring on Its Static and Dynamic Effects, AJP 47,◙1076-1078, (1979). ◙T. W. Edwards and R. A. Hultsch, Mass Distr