compound pendulum

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Noun1.compound pendulum - pendulum consisting of an actual object allowed to rotate freely around a horizontal axis
ballistic pendulum - a physical pendulum consisting of a large mass suspended from a rod; when it is struck by a projectile its displacement is used to measure the projectile's velocity
clock pendulum - a physical pendulum used to regulate a clockwork mechanism
pendulum - an apparatus consisting of an object mounted so that it swings freely under the influence of gravity
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Standard features of the impact tester include an aerodynamic compound pendulum, selectable energy units, selectable strength calculations, break type input options of complete, hinge, partial, non-break and necking, automatic or manual toss correction, auto calibration for bearing windage and friction, automatic or manual update of the specimen number, and a real time display of energy for verifying display accuracy against traceable measurements of pendulum height and weight.
The aerodynamically designed compound pendulum is said to give this tester maximum rigidity in the direction of the impact and to virtually eliminate any windage losses.