Both rugged and economical aluminum tuning forks. Includes eight forks representing a full octave of frequencies.
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The tuning fork has long been the tool of choice to help students understand the relationship between wave frequency and pitch. These high-quality aluminum tuning forks are both rugged and economical. The set includes eight forks representing a full octave of frequencies associated with notes commonly generated by musical instruments. The set also includes a soft protective case and a rubber mallet for striking the tuning forks.
- 1x Tuning fork: C - 256 Hz
- 1x Tuning fork: D - 288 Hz
- 1x Tuning fork: E - 230 Hz
- 1x Tuning fork: F - 341.3 Hz
- 1x Tuning fork: G - 384 Hz
- 1x Tuning fork: A - 426.7 Hz
- 1x Tuning fork: B - 480 Hz
- 1x Tuning fork: C - 512 Hz
- 1x Rubber mallet
- 1x Soft protective case
Perform the following experiments and more with the Tuning Fork Set.
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In this lab, students will use sound level sensors to investigate the sound intensity from devices such as tuning forks, musical instruments, and the human voice.
In this lab, students will use a resonance air column, tuning forks, and the principles of resonance and standing waves for a pipe with one closed end to experimentally determine a value for the speed of sound in air.