Organ Pipe

Koenig Acoustical · Physics

Accession Number: 2011.ph.461

Instrument Name: Organ Pipe

Description:

This instrument consists of a metal tube which narrows to a cone shape at one end. The narrow end is rounded and opens to a small hole. Where the conical section joins the cylinder, there is a rectangular opening. The end of the cylinder is completely open. Towards the cylindrical end there is a metal cuff that surrounds the cylinder.

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Primary Materials: Metal

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Dimensions (cm):

Total Length = 56cm Length of conical section = 18.5cm Diameter = 3.8cm

Function:

To create an organ-pipe sound. Possibly used to demonstrate this.

Condition:

Metal surface is scratched and worn. Pipe is dented.

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Provenance:

Donated to UTSIC: No

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