Boyle's Law Apparatus

Boyle's Law Apparatus

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A Boyle’s law apparatus shows that the pressure of a given mass of an ideal gas is inversely proportional to its volume. This example came from the U.S. Weather Bureau. The "E. & A." inscription on the base is that of Eimer & Amend, an apparatus firm in New York City.
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Pneumatic Apparatus
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
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National Museum of American History
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