Log-Log Duplex Slide Rule: Janus Series Dual Face Blundell T50

L. E. Jones

Accession Number: 2010.lej.25

Description:

A 10″ slide rule made of PVC with grooved rule and ridges on the slide. There are stainless steel stops on both sides. The cursor is of glass with a stainless steel frame and a single cursor line. Comes in a leather case. Scale: Front: L (Mantissa), LL1, DF and CF (folded at π), CIF, CI, C, D, LL3, LL2. Back: LL0 and LL00 (Reciprocal log-log scales), A, B, T, ST, S, D, DI, K; Markings: B. R. L. T.50 Janus Series, Made in England.

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Primary Materials: PVC, Stainless Steel, Glass

Markings: Old Inventory Number = 25.

Dimensions (cm):

Length = 32.5 cm, Width = 5.6 cm, Height = 1.8 cm

Function: Facilitating calculations.

Condition: Item is in very good condition.

Associated Instruments:

Manufacturer: Blundell Rules Ltd.

Date of Manufacture: c. 1948-1964

Provenance:

Donated to UTSIC: No

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