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DCS# 2B60.29NWU# G-7 Location:    1 D
title: Mechanical Model of Siphon

A length of ball chain is hung on a wheel from one cup to another.  As one cup is lifted, the chain will flow to the lower cup because of the weight difference in the chain.

    Would this work on the moon? (ie. in a vacuum?)
    Would a fluid siphon work in the vacuum of the moon?
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