Date: Thu, 21 Dec 2000 14:32:20 -0800 (PST)

Author: William Beaty

Subject: Re: String and Sticky Tape.


On Thu, 21 Dec 2000, Andrew Graham wrote:

> Although I am not the column editor for String and Sticky Tape I would
> like to have your email submissions sent to me at
>, or better yet post them to TAP-L and I'll copy
> them. Use String and Sticky Tape as the subject line. I'll collect the
> notes and forward them to Ron Edge, the section editor. For snail mail
> send them to String and Sticky Tape / The Physics Teacher, Dept. of
> Phyics and Astronomy, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC 28608.

Hi Andy! I wrote one up around 1987 but never got around to sending it
in. I passed it around at the AAPT in 1989, and I showed it to Paul
Hewitt and he used it in one of his CP lab manuals. It might have ended
up in other places too. Does that forbid it from publication? It's this


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