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Electrostatic windmill Classes Used: PHYS 153, Phys 102
action of points Updated on 06/10/13
To show the “action of points”, that charge can flow off pointed parts of a conductor maintained at a high potential.
Van de Graaff generator, windmill
Place windmill on top of the Van de Graaff generator. The windmill rortates when the generator is turned on.
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