Damped Spring

This model reproduces Hannon & Ruth’s damped spring model, however it adds a plug-in that visualizes the motion of the spring, in addition to the graph of that motion over time.

Nova Online: Damped Spring (opens in new tab)

Running this model:
1. Click on the “Capture” button in the tool bar.
2. Click “Load” next to “Capture.”
3. Click “Exec” to run the model through multiple iterations. Click “Stop” to stop the graph.
4. To run the model step by step, click “Capture,” “Load,” “Init,” then “Step.”

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