Uniform Pressure Apparatus

Uniform Pressure Apparatus

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Description
A uniform pressure syringe of this sort shows that the pressure of liquids is equal in all directions against the sides of a containing vessel.
Ref: L. E. Knott Apparatus Co., Catalogue of Physical Instruments (Boston, 1912), p. 164.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
uniform pressure apparatus
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 4 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 11.43 cm
overall: 13 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 34.29 cm x 11.43 cm x 7.3025 cm
ID Number
PH.325776
catalog number
325776
accession number
255504
Credit Line
Gift of Clemson College Department of Physics through Dr. L.D. Huff
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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