Expendable Bathythermograph-Underwater Temperature Measuring Device, 1970-1977

Made:
1970-1977 in Ilford and United States
maker:
The Sippican Corporation
and
Plessey Co. Limited

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Expendable bathythermograph, underwater temerpature measuring device, by Plessey Electronics Group, Plessey Co. Ltd., Ilford, London, 1970-1977. Probe attached to copper wire which is anchored to associated plastic cannister.

Details

Category:
Oceanography
Object Number:
1977-173
Materials:
copper (metal), galvanised steel, paper (fibre product), plastic (unidentified), steel (metal)
type:
bathythermograph
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
Plessey Environmental Systems (UK)

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