Weston model 16 Portable Wattmeter in case

Weston model 16 Portable Wattmeter in case

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Object Name
AC/DC Current Wattmeter
Other Terms
Wattmeter; AC/DC Current Wattmeter; Measuring Devices
Date made
about 1899
Weston Electrical Instrument Co.
Physical Description
wood (case material)
meter: 9 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 5 in; 24.13 cm x 19.05 cm x 12.7 cm
case (open): 11 in x 19 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 49.53 cm x 13.97 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
from Drexel Institute of Technology, Departments of Physics & Electrical Engineering
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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