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Carolina® Heat System Physics Kit

$643.00
(in stock)

Description

Grade 11–College. The Carolina® Heat System Physics Kit comes with 54 components, including all the thermometers, beakers, tubes, and vessels needed to investigate core concepts in introductory thermodynamics. 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. A hot plate and general lab equipment are needed but not supplied.

The included experiment guide covers 15 activities:

  • Psychrometry
  • The Hot Tea Problem: Newton's Law of Cooling
  • Specific Heat of Several Metals
  • Specific Heat of Water
  • Expansion of Water
  • Heat of Fusion
  • Linear Expansion of a Solid
  • Phase Transitions and Cooling Curves
  • Heat Conduction in a Rod
  • Convective Heat Transfer
  • Pulse Glass
  • Expansion of Gas
  • Expansion of Liquid
  • The Thermocouple
  • The Thermostat

Specifications

What’s Included:
  • 1 Beaker, 500 mL
  • 1 Beaker, 250 mL
  • 1 Beaker, 100 mL
  • 1 Graduated Cylinder, 100 mL
  • 1 Centrifuge Tube, 100 mL
  • 1 Filtering Flask with Side Tube, 500 mL
  • 1 U-Shaped Glass Tube
  • 1 Thermal Insulation Jacket
  • 3 U-Shaped Rods, Aluminum
  • 3 U-Shaped Rods, Brass
  • 3 U-Shaped Rods, Stainless Steel
  • 1 Pulse Glass
  • 1 Glass Tube
  • 1 Stand
  • 3 Plastic Heads with Knobs
  • 1 Thermocouple
  • 1 Silicon Tubing
  • 2 Extension Clamps with Rod
  • 2 Alcohol Thermometers (-10 to 110° C)
  • 1 Rubber Stopper, Solid, for Filtering Flask
  • 1 Rubber Stopper, 1 Hole, for Filtering Flask
  • 1 Bimetallic Strip
  • 1 Digital Multimeter
  • 1 Calorimeter Cup with Lid
  • 2 Banana Plug Cords
  • 4 Paraffin Cubes, 1”
  • 1 Stainless Steel Cylinder (for linear thermal expansion)
  • 1 Aluminum Cylinder (for linear thermal expansion)
  • 1 Retort Ring
  • 1 Specific Heat Cylinders Set (iron, brass, lead, and copper)
  • 1 Piece of Wire Mesh
  • 1 Bunsen Burner
  • 1 Tripod Stand for Bunsen Burner
  • 1 Gas Burner Tubing
  • 1 Micrometer with Dial Gauge (0-10 mm, sensitivity 0.01 mm)
  • 1 Food Coloring, Bottle
  • 1 Instruction Manual
Needed But Not Included:
  • 1 Timer
  • 1 Meter Stick
  • 1 Rubber Band or Piece of String
  • 1 Tongs
  • 1 Balance or Scale
  • 2 Banana Plug Cords
  • 1 Two Cell Battery Holder
  • 1 Single Cell Battery Holder
  • 1 Hot Plate
  • 3 AA Batteries (1.5 V)
  •  Tape
  •  Cotton Cloth (for wet bulb thermometer)
  •  Silicone Grease
  •  Insulated Gloves (1 pair per student)
  •  Aprons (1 per student)
Return Policy:

If for any reason you are not satisfied with this item, it is eligible for a return, exchange, refund, or credit up to 180 days from date of purchase. Restrictions may apply. Returns & Exchanges Policy.

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