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HELP need info on physics of a catapult

  1. Jul 5, 2004 #1
    im doing my a-level coursework on the pysics of a fishing catapult if anyon has any useful information it would be greatly appreciated
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  3. Jul 14, 2004 #2
    have you looked at projectile motion?
  4. Jul 15, 2004 #3
    Also, look into physics of leverage and rotational dynamics.
  5. Jul 15, 2004 #4
    Im doing my project on catapults too, look at projectile motion and also u need to work out how you are going to throw the projectile, i used spring as its easy to work with.
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