Dynamic – the pulse of time
How fascinating rotating spinning tops are, especially when they are made of 5 different fine woods. Aesthetically aligned on a small black base, the participants await the starting signal. Which top rotates the longest, the one made of maple, pear- or cherry-wood, or maybe walnut? The game of stability and instability, and rotational powers can begin.
Set of 5 wooden spinning tops
24,5 x 4,5 cm / 9.8 x 1.8 inches. Diameter 4 cm / 1.6 inches
5 wooden spinning tops on a black board
In the following wood types: pear tree, maple, cherry tree, walnut tree, plum.
Jürg Näf / Christof Beck