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Kymograph - Scientific & Research Instruments Ltd, circa 1960s Object Reg. No: HT 2788

Summary:
Kymograph: a compact 1960s period version with multi-speed all-electric drive and built time-base circuit. Measures changes in physiological processes. Used in venom research. Consists of kymograph, roll white kymograph paper, kymograph drum. Scientific and Research Instruments Ltd, England. Kymograph paper: specially coated on one side so the drawing point (straw of glass fibre) will write smoothly. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Ltd, Parkville, Victoria.
Description:
cylinder grey sits on silver rod inserted into cube shaped grey box which serves as a base. Front on box, light grey, has black orange red and silver dials and knobs. A horizontal bar, light grey, as attached to top lhs of box. Another grey cylinder into top of bar, lhs
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: anti-venoms, chart recorders, laboratory apparatus
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Medical Research
Tertiary Classification: laboratory equipment
User: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960

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