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18 September 2021 09:16

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Asked by: Ted Pittman
Subject: Pendulum testing
Question: To mathematical Gyronauts,

What math would you use to predict the performance of a Pendulum Test when the driving force is oscillating or pulsing horizontally?

Everything I've read assumes a steady horizontal force.

Nate


Date: 18 May 2021
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Answer: Glenn Hawkins - 18/05/2021 20:33:49
 Hello Ted,
If not a horizontal force, then what? 1+0= 1 works for me.
Glenn,

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Answer: Nate - 28/05/2021 12:47:08
 Glen,
You have your wit.
I have my patent.


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Answer: Glenn Hawkins - 28/05/2021 20:14:49
 Hi Ted,
Good for you. I sincerely wish you the best in your endeavor. Hope springs eternal and you have that on your side. Best of luck to you.
Glenn,


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Answer: Ted Pittman - 31/05/2021 01:01:31
 Thanks Glen.

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Answer: Nate - 20/06/2021 12:41:39
 Research indicates a better testing method is to propel a boat in water like Roy Thornson.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bx4LT3GZjlY

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