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Homework Help: Quake tower

  1. Mar 27, 2005 #1
    hello. i have to build a "quake tower" for my high school physics class. it must be made from bolsa wood and be able to hold something like 10 pounds and be put on a vibrating table and not collapse. has anyone ever done a project like this before? do you recommend any specific designs? any help would be appreciated.
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  3. Mar 28, 2005 #2


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    Put in lots of cross-beams!
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