Flywheel Inertia value

by jamie3009
Tags: flywheel, inertia
jamie3009 is offline
Nov17-12, 06:54 PM
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Basically, for a standard flywheel (heavy Metal disc), Is its moment of inertia a fixed internal quantity for that flywheel which doesnt change dependent on angular velocity etc?
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russ_watters is online now
Nov17-12, 09:26 PM
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Correct, it is a function of mass and geometry.

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