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Daveid

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Re: prince ruperts drop?
« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2015, 02:54:34 PM »

Crazy!

No, I did not see this.
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Re: prince ruperts drop?
« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2015, 02:54:52 PM »

Yup.  I follow this guys channel and he's always great.  If you like weird science examples from the real world, check him out.
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Re: prince ruperts drop?
« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2015, 06:54:10 PM »

I had watched his channel before but I am not sure if I had seen that video (but perhaps yes because these glass drops were familiar).

There is another video on the channel which is related to tops: it explains the effect of gyroscopic precession on the roll control of helicopters:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eTjGTxSevHE
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