Experimental Short Arc Lamp

Experimental Short Arc Lamp

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Description (Brief)
Experimental 5,000 watt mini-arc lamp with indium-iodide fill gas and mercury "thinner."
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1967
Fridrich, Elmer G.
overall: 6 1/2 in x 1 in; 16.51 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
from Elmer G. Fridrich
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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