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Tuning Fork - H. Tinsley & Co, circa 1950 Object Reg. No: ST 042123

Summary:
Amplitude controlled tuning fork type 5224 with amplifier, serial number 137.924, by H. Tinsley & Co Ltd, circa 1950.

Used in the clock at the State Electricity Commission's Newport power station.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) Control Equipment Test Laboratories
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 61.5 cm (Height), 30.5 cm (Width), 53.5 cm (Length)
Dimension Comment: OVERALL DIMENSIONS

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Tagged with: clocks, physical apparatus instruments, time standards, tuning forks
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: tools & equipment
Inscriptions: Marked 'State Electricity Commission of Victoria. Transmission Department, EC no. 2986, 2986a'. Label: 'Acc.no. 519, Tinsley clock from SEC Newport'. Serial number 137.924
Manufacturer: H. Tinsley & Co Ltd, London, England, Great Britain, circa 1950
User: State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV), Newport, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950

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