Red metal steel manufactured in 1876 by Whitworth

Made:
before 1889
maker:
Joseph Whitworth and Company Limited

Red metal steel manufactured in 1876 by Whitworth and Co., and made up into a form suitable for testing the tensil strength by hydraulic pressure

Details

Category:
Metallurgy
Object Number:
1889-164/3503
type:
specimen
taxonomy:
  • sample
credit:
John Percy Collection