Xenon lamp from photic stimulator (stroboscope)

Scophony Limited

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Xenon lamp from a photic stimulator (stroboscope), made by Scophony of Wells in 1950. Used at the Burden Neurological Institute. Flashes were produced singly or repetitively up to a rate of about 30 flashes per second by the discharge of a capacitor. Connects to socket on the front of the control unit (2001-184/3).

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Psychology, Psychiatry & Anthropometry
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The Burden Neurological Institute

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