The Spinning-Top in Harness1

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    THE gyroscopic theory of the lecture and its applications was illustrated by experiments with apparatus designed to show the chief principles of gyroscopic motion on a large scale, so as to be visible to an audience; some bicycle-wheels and a Maxwell dynamical top were used.

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    The Spinning-Top in Harness1. Nature 101, 416–418 (1918). https://doi.org/10.1038/101416a0

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