Primary Test: Check that batteries are installed and are charged. The fan requires four (4) AA batteries for power; the battery cover is on the top of the cart body. The Encoder Fan Cart requires two (2) additional AAA batteries to power the encoder transmitter; the battery cover is on the bottom of the cart body.
Minimum software version: The Motion Encoder System, including the Encoder Fan Cart, requires Logger Pro version 188.8.131.52, LabQuest 2 App version 2.3.3 (original LabQuest version 1.7.2). Updates are available at www.vernier.com/downloads
Fan Cart Dimensions: 16.3 cm long x 13 cm wide x 21 cm tall(to top of fan)
Mass: Varies from cart to cart, but will be about 525 g (standard fan cart) or 575 g (encoder fan cart), not including either of the approximately 215 g hexagonal masses.
Typical maximum acceleration: 0.6 m/s2
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