SCOPE OF EXPERIMENTATIONS:
· Experimental justification of the equation T = l w. wp for calculating the gyroscopic couple by observation and measurement of results for independent vibrations in applied couple T and precession wp.
· To study the gyroscopic effect of a rotating disc.
· Observation of gyroscopic effect of rotating disc.
· Electric supply
o 230 V AC, Single Phase.
· Bench area
o 1m x 1m
· Tachometer to find out RPM of disc.
§ Stainless Steel
§ 300 mm x 12 mm thick precisely balanced which can be rotated in 3 mutually perpendicular axis.
o Variable speed of standard make. Supplied with Speed Control Unit.
o 2 kg, 1 kg, ½ kg..
· Stop Watch
· Accurately marked scale & pointer to measure precession rate.