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Tracker Video Analysis: Remote Control Helicopter Documents

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Tracker Video Analysis: Remote Control Helicopter 

written by Rhett J. Allain

How much can a remote control helicopter lift?  The video analysis in this item explores the physics behind a toy helicopter.  The zip file contains the Dot Physics blog entry, a video of the flying helicopter, and a Tracker video analysis file.   A discussion of helicopter physics was posted on the Dot Physics blog for Wired.  

To open the Tracker file, download and run Tracker from Tracker is free.

Published April 24, 2012
Last Modified April 24, 2012

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Supplemental Documents

Remote Control Helicopter Tracker Package 

Remote Control Helicopter video clip and Tracker files.

Last Modified April 25, 2012

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