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Moments in Equilibrium

In this lab, students construct a bridge to explore moments in equilibrium. Students will move weights across their structure, measure reaction forces, and develop an understanding of moments.

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Building Better Bridges Kit

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Teach engineering concepts with this complete STEM kit. With I-beams that function like actual I-beams and a wireless load cell students can go from basic concepts of force to how bridges are constructed.

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Moments in Equilibrium