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how to make a Levitron ? Answered

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lukeD
lukeD

Best Answer 9 years ago

https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-levitation-of-a-magnetic-top/

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rickharris
rickharris

9 years ago

Not quite as easy as it might seem.

The base holds a powerful ring magnet a microwave may give you one.

The top is a neodymium magnet with a spindle and several weights in non-magnetic materials - Plastics and brass to balance and weigh down the top to a stable position this is effected by temperature

The base has 3 legs which are adjustable to level the base to get the magnetic field truly horizontal.

that's all.

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iceng
iceng

Answer 9 years ago

+1