Demand Meter [General Electric]

The General Electric Company Limited, Manufacturer

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The General Electric Company Limited, Manufacturer
A black iron frame and glass windows on all sides encases this meter. Access is through a hinged lid on the top. This electro-mechanical (clockwork) demand meter would have been used by a large electricity consumer (such as a freezing works). It is rated 115 volt with half pulsing contacts.
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Demand Meter / No. 247268 Type PD / Volts 115 Cycles 50 / General Electric Co. / Schenectady, N.Y., U.S.A. Maker's Plate
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The General Electric Company Limited. Demand Meter [General Electric], 2011.132. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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