Carbon nanotube model

Balloons are used to construct a large carbon nanotube model, suspended from a frame. This work was inspired by www.balloonmolecules.com.

Assembly from start to finish (steps 1 to 6 combined, 8 MB).

Step 1 (left)
Step 2 (right)

Step 3 (left)
Step 4 (right)

Step 5 (left)
Step 6 (right)

Vibrations

Additional photographs


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