Mechanics & Motion

It’s all about force really. We hope the force is with you as you explore a variety of motions you can cause with it at the Factory. Plus, you can use mechanical advantage to increase the effect of your force.

Mechanics & Motion Exhibits

The following are exhibits about Mechanics & Motion currently on display in the Museum:

  • Ball Tracks – Galileo Track
  • Ball Tracks – High Road/Hilly Road
  • Ball Tracks – High Road/Low Road
  • Ball Tracks – Identical Tracks
  • Gear Power
  • Gravity Racer
  • Gravity Well
  • Kinetic Energy Machine
  • Magnetic Pendulum
  • Mechanical Advantage
  • Mini-Racers
  • Newton’s Cradle
  • Pegboard Pendulum
  • Pendulum Lab – Period
  • Pendulum Snake
  • Roller Coaster
  • Sand Pendulum
  • Super Bounce