Lead Telluride Infra-Red Detector, 1949-1959

Made:
1949-1959 in United Kingdom
maker:
Mullard Limited

Infra-red detector with brass housing and lead telluride, with spare detector, (initial callibrations included), British, made by Mullard, 1949-1959.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1977-618
Materials:
aluminium alloy, brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, lead alloy, paper (fibre product), plastic (unidentified) and wax
Measurements:
in detector housing: 55 mm x 210 mm x 130 mm, ,
spare tube: x 165 mm x , 45 mm,
type:
radiation detector (infra-red)
taxonomy:
  • components
  • tools and equipment
credit:
Putley, E.H.