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BYU Eyring Science Center-Pendulum
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Seven G's
N 40° 14.831 W 111° 39.015
12T E 444695 N 4455395
Quick Description: This brass pendulum swings in the Carl F. Eyring Science Center at Brigham Young University.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 10/26/2005 11:38:26 AM
Waymark Code: WM33F
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Egnix
Views: 163

Long Description:
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This center that houses this impressive pendulum was dedicated in 1950 and named for Carl F. Eyring.

In 1950, the pendulum was housed in the largest academic building in the Mountain West which also boasted BYU's first elevator.

The pendulum also has an adjacent restaurant named after it "Pendulum Court", all under the ever-watchful eye of a large Allosaurus.

Stop on by and log this waymark, there are a few fun things to do nearby.

The pegs appear to be only occasionally set out.

Length: 47

Material: Brass, approx 12' diameter (weight unknown)

Rotation time: 39

Hours of Operation: From: 7:00 AM To: 7:00 PM

Admission Cost: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Weight of the ball: Not Listed

Period of oscillation: Not Listed

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