Date: Tue, 17 Aug 2010 13:28:20

Author: Physics Demo Room UofO

Subject: Re: Missing Equipment After AAPT Meeting!

Post:

The discharge ball was not with the rest of our equipment when Ben
picked it up. We've contacted Eric at PSU.

Stan


On Aug 17, 2010, at 12:39 PM, Sam Sampere wrote:

> Stan,
>
> We set your stuff aside for your workshop. Didn't you pick it up?
> It was with the Hoberman sphere.
>
> Sam
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu [mailto:tap-l-
> owner@lists.ncsu.edu] On Behalf Of Physics Demo Room UofO
> Sent: Tuesday, August 17, 2010 2:18 PM
> To: tap-l@lists.ncsu.edu
> Subject: [tap-l] Missing Equipment After AAPT Meeting!
>
> Hi All,
>
> We loaned, among other things, our Van de Graff Generator and
> discharge ball for the PIRA demonstration workshops, and our
> discharge ball disappeared afterwards. I looked in the PSU demo room
> and could not find it. Someone may have accidentally packed it up
> with their own things. Funnily enough, it may have been us that
> shipped the boxes away. The discharge ball is on, I believe, a black
> plastic rod and has a red wire with a spade attachment for grounding
> to the VDG (as opposed to a banana plug). We'd appreciate folks that
> brought items to the PIRA workshops to take a quick look through
> their EM gadgets for us. Thanks!
>
> Best,
> Stan and Ben
>



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