Radiation Counter

Description:

An inscription on the front of this radiation counter reads “The . . . / NORTH . . . CA.” A tag reads “USAEC / G100 / No. 9912.” This is probably a Model DG-2 made by the Detectron Corp., a firm in North Hollywood, Ca., established by Larry Cassingham and Jack Rondou in 1949.

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Modern Physics

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.N-08272Accession Number: 243274Catalog Number: MHI-N-8272N-08272Serial Number: 2010447-B

Object Name: counter

Measurements: overall: 6 3/4 in x 3 1/8 in x 7 1/4 in; 17.145 cm x 7.9375 cm x 18.415 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-cba5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1800302

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