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Testing materials for conduction

Added by David Fairhurst on Feb 6, 2008

An interactive animation demonstrating an experiment to measure the heat conducting properties of different materials. A Bunsen burner heats a rod, on the end of which is a nail attached by wax. A stopwatch records how long it takes for the wax to melt and the nail to fall.

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