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Friday, 13 June 2014 11:50

E2-46: ECLIPSING BINARY STAR MODEL - SPHERES

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  • ID Code: E2-46
  • Purpose: Illustrate the orbits of stars in an eclipsing binary.
  • Description: The model consists of two spheres, each representing a star, which are mounted on the ends of a dowel rod. The rod can be rotated, showing how eclipses can occur and at what period the orbital velocities of the stars can be found.
  • Availability: Available
  • Loc codes: E2, FS2
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