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It is the inside of a centrifuge where the rotor gets attached (the top spins, and the two pins ensure proper seat of the rotor on the conical piece). Here is a better picture of the inside of a Sorvall RC-5C Plus Floor Centrifuge, with the hands serving as scale bar. This is partially disassembled to show how one would change the motor brushing. Screenshot ...


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common convention is to report the uncertainty of an analogue instrument as plus or minus half of the smallest scale division Yes, this is merely a poor convention propagated by general chemistry texts. Actually, this does not reflect analytical measurement standard deviation, and this is not the way volume uncertainty should be expressed. The correct ...


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