ANDREW LAMBERT PHOTOGRAPHY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY ANDREW LAMBERT PHOTOGRAPHY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Can about to be evacuated. Image 1 of 2. An oil can is attached to a vacuum pump. When the pump is switched on it will remove air from the can. The pressure differential between the inside and outside of the can will then cause it to be crushed. For the results of this experiment, see A400/108.
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