Experimental Short Arc Lamp

Description (Brief)
Failed experimental 12 kilowatt arc lamp with melted electrode.
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1960
Fridrich, Elmer G.
overall: 10 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 27.305 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
from Elmer G. Fridrich
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