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Additional Info

  • ID Code: I5-22
  • Purpose: Demonstrates heating air by compression
  • Description: A small piece of cotton is pushed into the bottom of the tube using the wire provided, and the plunger is sealed into the tube. The plunger is pushed down sharply, compressing and thereby heating the air within. The temperature rises high enough to ignite the cotton with a flash, which can be readily seen through the plastic tube.
  • Availability: Available
  • Loc codes: I5
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