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Fidget Spinner 3DOF Gyro (Simscape Multibody)

version 1.3.0.0 (600 KB) by Pavel Roslovets
3DOF gyro psysical model of fidger spinner

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Updated 29 Jan 2018

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Editor's Note: This file was selected as MATLAB Central Pick of the Week

There are three models in this submission
1. Simple psysical model of fidger spinner - easy start with Simscape Multibody
You can spin it! Just for fun :)
Descriptive video (on Russian)
https://youtu.be/li0xjOlNbNY

2. Spinner Model with Friction - explore how viscous friction in bearing affects spinner rotation

3. 3DOF gyro model - spinner in 3D
You can make interactive expirements with the gyro and learn precession and infuence of the gravity on spinner.
Descriptive video (on Russian)
https://youtu.be/rCq89iEGJRc

Cite As

Pavel Roslovets (2021). Fidget Spinner 3DOF Gyro (Simscape Multibody) (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/63423-fidget-spinner-3dof-gyro-simscape-multibody), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

Comments and Ratings (6)

Denis Anikiev

Amit Kumar

Steve Miller

Wow, great video!! Can I give 8 stars?

Andrés Delgado

Adri van Nieuwkerk

Pavel Roslovets

Thank you, Steve! I've updated submission fllowing your recomendations.

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Created with R2017b
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