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Weston station ammeter

Major collection: Science & Technology
Object type: ammeter
Maker: Weston Electrical Instrument Company
Measurements: 14 1/2 in x 5 in x 13 1/4 in
Nomenclature: electrical and magnetic tools and equipment - measuring devices
Classification: tools and equipment

raised metal lettering on front of instrument reads: "Weston Station Ammeter No. 9431 Made By Weston Electrical Instrument Co. Newark NJ USA". range 5000-0-40000 Amps Scale illuminated by carbon filament lamp. Pat. November 6, 1888.


IN-0479

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Weston Electrical Instrument Company
Founded in 1888 by Edward Weston. Manufactured electric test equipment and meters. More information and archival materials on this company are available from the Weston Museum at the New Jersey Institute of Technology.
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