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Electromagnetic railgun

  1. May 14, 2005 #1
    I have decided to make an electromagnetic rail gun,in such a way that three of them are ligned with each other and connected centrally,my problem is that how do I make them rotate at a fixed speed.
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  3. May 16, 2005 #2
    you are not being clear , at all , on what you are trying to do..
    do youn mean that you want to connect three together ' gatling gun ' style?
  4. May 17, 2005 #3


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    I would think you would need some kind of slip ring device that would allow the three to rotate while still having electrical connections in tact.
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