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Magnus Effect

  1. May 16, 2015 #1
    does speed decrease MAGNUS EFFECT?
     
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  3. May 16, 2015 #2

    jedishrfu

    Staff: Mentor

    Here's a write up on the effect which should answer you question

    http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnus_effect

    Speed is an ambiguous term, do you mean the linear velocity of say a thrown baseball or the rotational speed of the baseball?
     
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