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Wimperis Accelerometer.

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C1497
Category: General Purpose
Object Type: Indicator/Instrument
Object Name: Wimperis Accelerometer.
Part No: None
Serial No: 282
Manufacturer: Elliott
Division: Unknown
Platform(s):
Year of Manufacture: circa 1936
Dimensions:
Width (mm):
120 
Height (mm):
60 
Depth (mm):
105 
Weight (g):
847 
Location: Archive Object Store
Inscription(s):

Wimperis Accelerometer

Notes:

The Wimperis Accelerometer was designed by the noted engineer Harry Wimperis around 1909 for measuring the performance of motor vehicles. This particular item was manufactured around 1936 by Elliott Brothers of Lewisham probably for the Solex Carburetter Co.

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