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Rack of Bunsen Burners

Rack of Bunsen Burners

Description
A rack of several Bunsen burners hooked together was often termed combustion furnace or train. This 21-jet example with an iron frame was used by chemists at Yale University.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Rack of Bunsen Burners
Measurements
overall: 7 in x 13 in x 30 in; 17.78 cm x 33.02 cm x 76.2 cm
combustion tube: 48 1/2 in; 123.19 cm
ID Number
CH.317276
catalog number
317276
accession number
229279
Credit Line
Gift of Yale University Department of Chemistry
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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