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Videos tagged with precession (2)

2.003 - Gyroscopes

2.003 - Gyroscopes

2.003 Dynamics and Control

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:00:56 | 1043 views

MIT Physics Demo -- Bicycle Wheel Gyroscope

MIT Physics Demo -- Bicycle Wheel G...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 6 years ago | 00:01:28 | 166211 views

A bicycle wheel is suspended from one of end of its axie by a rope, and spun up by hand. The wheel's axle is then placed horizontally and the free end of the axle processes about the supported end. The gyroscope seems to defy gravity ...