Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-134-98855-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-13498-855-9

Chapter 13 - For Thought and Discussion - Page 245: 7


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If the damping is not strong enough, then the spring will begin oscillating, which would make for a bumpy ride. Worse, a low damping force could cause the spring to be stretched beyond its maximum load, causing it to break faster.
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