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Boyle's Law Apparatus

Boyle's Law Apparatus

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Description
Boyle’s law states that the pressure of a given mass of an ideal gas is inversely proportional to its volume. The "E. & A." inscription on the base of this Boyle’s law apparatus refers to Eimer & Amend, an apparatus firm in New York City.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Pneumatic Apparatus
Measurements
overall: 35 3/4 in; 90.805 cm
overall: 39 in x 10 1/4 in x 10 1/4 in; 99.06 cm x 26.035 cm x 26.035 cm
ID Number
PH.328773
catalog number
328773
accession number
277511
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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