ERIC Number: EJ717302
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Feb-1
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A Methane Balloon Inflation Chamber
Czerwinski, Curtis J.; Cordes, Tanya J.; Franek, Joe
Journal of Chemical Education, v82 n2 p248 Feb 2005
The various equipments, procedure and hazards in constructing the device for inflating a methane balloon using a standard methane outlet in a laboratory are described. This device is fast, safe, inexpensive, and easy to use as compared to a hydrogen gas cylinder for inflating balloons.
Descriptors: Chemistry, Science Laboratories, Laboratory Equipment, Laboratory Procedures, Comparative Analysis, Science Experiments, Science Education
Journal of Chemical Education, Subscription Department, P.O. Box 1267, Bellmawr, NJ 08099-1267. Web site: http://jchemed.chem.wisc.edu/AboutJCE/contact.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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