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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