Mini-Kit ‘Air and water’


The kit contains a comprehensive manual and more than 20 different items for multiple use e.g. a stand base, a car, a paddle wheel, test tubes, U-tubes, rubber stoppers, air cushion and floating discs.
Size of kit: 270 x 210 x 50 mm
 
Age 8-14
Materials for 1 work group or demonstration

Mini-Kit ‘Air and water’

Art. no. 16102

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Technical specifications


Size: 270 x 210 x 50 mm

experiments
  • 1 - Is water a body?

    experiment "Is water a body?"

    Investigate whether water is a body.


  • 2 - Water can displace air

    experiment "Water can displace air"

    Try to force air out of an open container with water.


  • 3 - Water vs air

    experiment "Water vs air"

    Try to displace air in a closed container with water.


  • 4 - Surface of liquids

    experiment "Surface of liquids"

    The surface of the water is to be examined.


  • 5 - Connected Vessels

    experiment "Connected Vessels"

    Surface of the water is examined.


  • 6 - Water can climb

    experiment "Water can climb"

    Capillary forces are examined.


  • 7 - Pressure propagation in liquids

    experiment "Pressure propagation in liquids"

    Propagation of the pressure effect in liquids is investigated.


  • 8 - Principle of a hydraulic jack

    experiment "Principle of a hydraulic jack"

    Investigation of the functioning of a hydraulic jack.


  • 9 - Principle of a pipette

    experiment "Principle of a pipette"

    Investigating how a pipette works.


  • 10 - Floating metal

    experiment "Floating metal"

    Investigate buoyancy in water.


  • 11 - Flowing water has power

    experiment "Flowing water has power"

    The force of flowing water is observed.


  • 12 - Is air a body?

    experiment "Is air a body?"

    Investigate if air is a body.


  • 13 - Air can displace water

    experiment "Air can displace water"

    Displace water with air in an open container.


  • 14 - Compression and expansion of gases

    experiment "Compression and expansion of gases"

    Investigate compression of the air and its effect.


  • 15 - Principle of the U-tube manometer

    experiment "Principle of the U-tube manometer"

    Investigate how a U-tube pressure gauge works.


  • 16 - How to expand air

    experiment "How to expand air"

    Expansion of the air under heating is investigated.


  • 17 - Pressure in liquids

    experiment "Pressure in liquids"

    Pressure effect of water is examined.


  • 18 - Floating water

    experiment "Floating water"

    Effect of air pressure is studied.


  • 19 - Air vs water

    experiment "Air vs water"

    Observe water displacement by air.


  • 20 - A column of water

    experiment "A column of water"

    The phenomenon of a water column is observed.


  • 21 - Effect of negative pressure (suction hook)

    experiment "Effect of negative pressure (suction hook)"

    Investigate the effect of the negative pressure.


  • 22 - Power transmission with air

    experiment "Power transmission with air"

    Observation of how forces are transmitted through air.


  • 23 - Flow energy

    experiment "Flow energy"

    Investigation of the energy of flowing air.


  • 24 - Recoil principle

    experiment "Recoil principle"

    Investigation of the recoil principle and the associated energies.


  • 25 - Principle of the air cushion

    experiment "Principle of the air cushion"

    Energies at an air cushion are observed.


scope of supply
  • 1 × Support rod
  • 1 × Syringe with nozzle, 30 ml
  • 2 × Test tubes, plastic, 152 mm
  • 1 × Test tube stand, plastic
  • 1 × Water basin, plastic, 80 mm dia.
  • 1 × Paddle wheel
  • 1 × Floating platforms for compass needle
  • 1 × Carriage
  • 1 × Air-cushion disc
  • 1 × Balloons with reinforced surface tension
  • 1 × Clamp socket, 10 mm
  • 2 × Glass tube, 200 mm
  • 1 × Rubber stopper 18/14 mm
  • 1 × Rubber stopper 18/14 mm, 1 hole 8 mm
  • 1 × Test tube with hose
  • 1 × Silicone tubing 7/1.5 mm
  • 2 × Tubular clips, 5 mm