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Non-intuitive outcome

#1  Postby Macdoc » Apr 19, 2020 7:15 am

Was looking at motorcycle physics and came across this ...stick with it to the gyroscope section



I've always been fascinated with gyroscopes.
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Re: Non-intuitive outcome

#2  Postby Cito di Pense » Apr 19, 2020 7:40 am

Curvilinear coordinate system, not Cartesian - the mathematical foundation. There is no x-y-z in this demonstration. There's into-the-blackboard, and so on, and r and "theta" and "phi".
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#3  Postby felltoearth » Apr 19, 2020 12:26 pm

Macdoc wrote:Was looking at motorcycle physics and came across this ...stick with it to the gyroscope section



I've always been fascinated with gyroscopes.
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