- A sonometer demonstrates the relationship between the frequency of the sound produced by a plucked string, and the tension, length and mass per unit length of the string. This example is a one-string instrument (a monochord) with moveable bridge.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- Physical Description
- wood (overall material)
- metal (overall material)
- overall: 3 in x 30 1/8 in x 2 13/16 in; 7.62 cm x 76.5175 cm x 7.14375 cm
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- accession number
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- Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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