How do I create a pendulum?

Answer Find a Pendulum TipFind or make a pendulum tip; this can be any pendant finding whose weight is balanced around its outside and which comes to a point at the bottom. It may be conical, shaped like ... Read More »

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How to Use a Pendulum?

A pendulum consists of a weight, called a bob, suspended from a rod or string that swings back and forth. Pendulums are found in timekeeping devices such as metronomes, grandfather and cuckoo clock... Read More »

What is a pendulum used for?

A pendulum is a weight that swings near the end of a rod or a cord, and is used as a measurement device. Time, acceleration due to gravity, velocities and the Earth's rotation are among the things ... Read More »

What is a pendulum and how does it work?

Pendulum clocks have been around since the 17th century. This type of clock has a pendulum and works via weights, though in modern examples, it may be a spring winder. Weights are what keep the clo... Read More »

How to Build and Use a Pendulum?

A basic pendulum swingingPendulums have many uses, ranging from timekeeping, science experiments, keeping the beat in music and even as thrill rides. A simple pendulum can be made easily and quickl... Read More »