Electromagnet Core

Made:
1855-1865 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

Electromagnet core used by James Joule, c.1860. Cylinder of concentric layers of soft iron insulated by cotton tape.

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Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1969.5.39
Materials:
cotton (textile), iron
type:
electromagnet
taxonomy:
credit:
Gift of University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology

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