Various Ways to Levitate a Magnet


Two Liter Bottle, the easiest to construct.

 


Wooden Levitator

 


Levitating a larger, composite structure.

 

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Meredith Lamb's Giant Levitator

Article in The Physics Teacher by Charles A. Sawicki:

Small inexpensive diamagnetic levitation apparatus (December, 2001)

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