Faraday's Disc Electrical Generator

Made:
1889 in London
maker:
Harvey and Peak

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Electromagnet and rotating copper disc, with brush, for demonstrating induced currents, 1889. Front 3/4 view. Grey
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Electromagnet and rotating copper disc, with brush, for demonstrating induced currents, 1889. Front view. Grey
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Unit demonstrating Faraday's work with a electromagnet and rotating copper disc, with brush, for demonstrating induced currents, Harvey & Peak, 1889

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Category:
Electricity and Magnetism
Materials:
brass, complete, copper, iron, mahogany, plastic (unidentified), steel
Measurements:
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Identifier:
1889-26
type:
generator
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Harvey & Peak

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