Experimental Viscometer

Made:
1885 in England
designer:
Charles Rumble

Experimental viscometer, unsigned, on tripod stand, in glazed case (not seen). When in use it was the property of the late Sir Boverton Redwood.

Experimental viscometer, formerly property of the late Sir Boverton Redwood in use, c. 1885, in glazed case

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1937-635
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cement, copper (metal), glass, steel (metal) and tin/lead solder
Measurements:
overall (assembled): 330 mm 180 mm, 1.69kg
type:
viscometer and viscometers
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
credit:
Institute of Petroleum; Institute of Petrol Technology