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Galvonometer.

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C1747
Category: General Purpose
Object Type: Indicator/Instrument
Object Name: Galvonometer.
Part No: None
Serial No: 32
Manufacturer: The India Rubber, Gutta Percha and Telegraph Works Company
Division:
Platform(s):
Year of Manufacture: circa 1910
Dimensions: Width (mm): 83
Height (mm): 62
Depth (mm): 120
Weight (g): 528
Location: Cupboard CF (Display 1) [Main Store]
Inscription(s):

On Face.
Telegraph Works
Silvertown London

On case.
U.T. Co.Ltd.
32

Notes:

A Telegraph Lineman's Galvanometer made by the India Rubber, Gutta Percha and Telegraph Works Co at Telegraph Works Silvertown, London. The Galvanometer is mounted in a hinged wooden case.
It has a Half round scale 90-0-90 3 terminals on top of case.
The Galvanometer's history is unknown. The instrument may well have been used to measure current flowing in the cables that the manufacturers had installed.

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