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THERMAL EXPANSION: BALL & RING<br />
Ball Passes Through Ring At Room Temperature<br />
(1 of 2)<br />
This brass ball fits easily through the matching ring when they are both at room temperature. Heat the ball in a flame, and it expands so that it no longer fits through.

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THERMAL EXPANSION: BALL & RING
Ball Passes Through Ring At Room Temperature
(1 of 2)
This brass ball fits easily through the matching ring when they are both at room temperature. Heat the ball in a flame, and it expands so that it no longer fits through.

Copyright:© 2006 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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