Deflection Meter

University College

Accession Number: 2009.uc.21

Instrument Name: Deflection Meter

Description:

Wooden case with removable back panel; circular glass face protector at front; white face with measurement scale in degrees marked 70-0-70; double-ended needle behind a silver metal bar points to degrees; dial labelled “EDISON & SWAN/No 25535/1919″; brass knop with ring at top of centre; three bras terminals on top of case behind know with ring; in between brass terminals the letters “I” and “Q”; inside: black fabric panels containing electromagnet behind vertical brass bar; inside “F141″ written twice in pencil or ballpoint

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Primary Materials: wood, glass, brass, metal

Markings: Old Inventory Number = uc21.

Dimensions (cm):

Height = 9 cm, Length = 6.5 cm, Width = 5.3 cm

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Associated Instruments:

Manufacturer: Edison & Swan

Date of Manufacture: 1919

Provenance:

Donated to UTSIC: No

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