Edison Bipolar Dynamo, Type S

 
Edison Bipolar Dynamo, Type S
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  • Title :     Edison Bipolar Dynamo, Type S
  • Artist:     Edison Machine Works Manufacturer
  • Accession:     LL1993.1.5
  • Country:     United States Schenectady New York
  • Date:     circa 1887
  • Dimensions:     Inches 72-3/4 94 40-1/2, Centimeters 184.8 238.8 102.9
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Industrial Design
  • Subject:     Machines , Technology , Industry , Electricity , Industrial Design
  • URL:     2000.1.11.JPG
  • Tags:     Industrial Design
Description:
Electric generator mounted on rectangular base; side-mounted flywheel, central section with two rope-wound cylinders, wooden panel with metal switch at top; generator painted black; mechanical parts of polished copper, iron and/or steel. [GIFTED TO WFIU, New Accession #: 2000.1.1]