Original Froude screw dynamometer

Original Froude screw dynamometer (dynamometer; dynamometer)

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Original Froude screw dynamometer

Details

Category:
Froude
Object Number:
1941-5
Materials:
wood (unidentified), steel (metal), brass (copper, zinc alloy) and plastic (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall: 1760 mm x 2350 mm x 1735 mm, 600 kg
type:
dynamometer
credit:
Board of Admiralty

Parts

Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Original Froude screw dynamometer

Measurements:
overall: 2400 mm x 2100 mm x 1750 mm,
Object Number:
1941-5/1
type:
dynamometer
Stool for Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Stool for Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Wooden stool with metal legs for the original Froude screw dynamometer.

Measurements:
overall: 430 mm x 570 mm x 370 mm,
Object Number:
1941-5/2
type:
stool
Mechanical Propeller for Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Mechanical Propeller for Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

A mechanical propeller for the original Froude screw dynamometer.

Measurements:
overall: 430 mm x 270 mm x 1300 mm,
Object Number:
1941-5/3
type:
propeller
Poles for Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Poles for Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Wooden poles for the original Froude screw dynamometer.

Measurements:
overall: 680 mm x 55 mm x 30 mm,
Object Number:
1941-5/4
type:
poles
Pulley for Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Pulley for Original Froude Screw Dynamometer

Pulley mounted on a wooden arm for the original Froude screw dynamometer.

Measurements:
overall: 280 mm x 700 mm x 70 mm,
Object Number:
1941-5/5
type:
pulley