A model Stirling engine is used to demonstrate energy transformations and heat engines.
Engines and energy conversion.
NCEA & Science Curriculum
Watch the flames. The engine needs to be mounted otherwise it jumps around too much and can fall off a table top.
Individual teachers are responsible for safety in their own classes. Even familiar demonstrations should be practised and safety-checked by individual teachers before they are used in a classroom.
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- PIRA 4F30.10
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