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Carolina™ Magnetics System 1 Physics Kit

Item # 751165 Online Only

Grades 7–12. A great beginner system for middle or high school students to explore different types and sizes of magnets, their field lines, and field strengths for endless possibilities of experiments. Students explore magnetic field lines in 2D and 3D with magnetic field chambers and plotting compasses (not included). Mineral oil, a lodestone, and metal objects are also needed but not supplied. Includes instructions. Suitable for 1 group of students.

Price

$300.00

In stock and available to ship.

Grades 7–12. The Carolina™ Magnetics System 1 Physics Kit comes with 18 components, including magnets and compasses, to investigate core concepts in introductory magnetism. Students explore different types and sizes of magnets, magnetic field lines in 2D and 3D with magnetic field chambers and plotting compasses (not included), and field strengths. Kit includes a floating ring stand, a model of Earth’s magnetic field, and neodymium magnets for discovering eddy currents. Mineral oil, a lodestone, and metal objects are among the materials that are needed but not supplied. Kit has enough material for 1 group of 2 to 4 students to perform all the activities. Kit components come in a metal ballistics case with high-density foam inserts for easy storage and long life.

With this kit students can explore common experiments such as The North and South Poles, Seeing Magnetic Field Lines Using Iron Filings, and Eddy Currents. The included experiment guide covers 7 activities:

  • Magnetic and Non-Magnetic Objects
  • Exploring North and South Poles
  • The Earth Is a Giant Magnet
  • Seeing Magnetic Field Lines with Iron Filings
  • Interacting Forces
  • Ferromagnetic Chains
  • Eddy Currents

  • This item is only available at Carolina.com.

Product Families Featuring This Item:

 
Components Qty Included?
Floating Ferrite Magnets with Base Support 1 Included
Neodymium Magnets, 20 x 6 mm 5 Included
U-Shaped Magnet with Keeper (chrome steel) 1 Included
Horseshoe Magnet with Keeper, 75 mm (chrome steel) 1 Included
Horseshoe Magnet with Keeper, 30 mm (alnico) 1 Included
Plastic-Covered Bar Magnets, 80 mm 2 Included
Chrome Steel Bar Magnets with Keepers, 100 mm 2 Included
Ferrite Bar Magnets (dull gray) 2 Included
Alnico Bar Magnets, 40 mm (red) 2 Included
Ferrite Ring Magnets, 18 mm diam 5 Included
Cylindrical Steel Bar with Small Groove 1 Included
Cylindrical Stainless Steel Bar Without Groove 1 Included
Cylindrical Magnets, 6 x 25 mm 2 Included
Magnetic Field Chamber, 2D 1 Included
Magnetic Field Chamber, 3D 1 Included
Pocket Compass, 45 mm diam 1 Included
Earth’s Magnetic Model Wooden Ball 1 Included
Steel Hook 1 Included
Ferromagnetic Chain, 2 m 1 Included
Aluminum Foil, Roll 1 Included
Iron Filings, Bottle 1 Included
Iron Sphere, 19 mm 1 Included
Plastic Caliper 1 Included
Instruction Manual 1 Included
Lodestone 1 Needed, Not Included
Ball of String 1 Needed, Not Included
Small Funnel 1 Needed, Not Included
Cardboard Tube 1 Needed, Not Included
Mineral Oil (at least 20 oz) Needed, Not Included
Small Metal Objects Needed, Not Included
Non-Magnetic Objects Needed, Not Included
Paper Needed, Not Included
Camera (optional) Needed, Not Included
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