Portable Potentiometer

Cambridge Instrument Company Limited, Maker

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Cambridge Instrument Company Limited, Maker
Production Date
Portable potentiometer in wooden case with metal clasps. Made by Cambridge Instrument Co. Ltd, England. Inside case is grey metal control panel with several adjustment dials, buttons, wire clamps and a gauge, possibly voltmeter. Inside lid is metal bracket for holding instruction sheets and other information.
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
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Cambridge Stamped
Cambridge Instruments Co. Ltd Label
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Cambridge Instrument Company Limited. 1960s. Portable Potentiometer, 2015.130.5. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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I served a 6 year indentured apprenticeship with this Company between 1947 and 1954.The company produced a vast variety of first grade scientific instruments all of which were made in house.The only bought out items were the teak boxes which were made by a specialist company.

- Mr Malcolm Davies

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