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Help with the Pendulum conical

  1. May 10, 2015 #1
    what happens to an Pendulum conical that is in an accelerating elevator, i mean to its cycle time ?
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  3. May 11, 2015 #2
    If it's accelerating upwards with acceleration a, you would just replace g with g+a in the formula for the time period.
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