Shot tube

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Joule's experiment.

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Physics involved :

Lead shot falling in a tube does mechanical work to produce heat. Measure the temperature of the lead before and after the experiment. Compare the heat to the work done.

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This page last updated 13th June 1998 by Pal Fekete.

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