[time-nuts] The Pendulum Paradigm by Martin Beech, 2014
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Wed Oct 28 10:23:38 EDT 2015
I have been pondering pendulum clocks. I was wondering what the ADEV of a
pendulum would show. I assume that you could see the errors in the
You should see the period of each gear. You should see the spring wind
and being rewound.
Further, would you be able to see the phase of the moon and the tides?
is using the pendulum as a gravimeter. Would it be sensitive enough
(have to stop my mind from wandering.)
On 9/19/2015 7:15 PM, Brooke Clarke wrote:
> I just started reading the subject book where the mathematics of the
> pendulum are used as a unifying idea to tour physics.
> Included is a correct illustration on page 205 of Foucault's gyroscope
> demonstration that the earth turns 360 degrees in a sidereal day.
> Maybe there will be a reference to a gyroscope as a pendulum that's
> making full circles rather than swinging back and forth.
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