Otto v. Guerickes manometer

Danish Instrument Inventory text:

Barometer. Otto v Guericke's. T-shaped wooden frame H1050 L900 supports a wooden balance beam L960. At one end, arm L250, a large metal sphere Dia640 is suspended, whereas the other end of the beam, arm L700, supports a weight of small volume (missing), and is provided with a pointer, indexing on a brass scale 20-0-20. Equilibrium depends on the buoyancy of the atmosphere. Cpr item 465.Ref: Det phys Cab vol1 p138 pl25 fig8.Not signedc1800 (g)

  • Category: Pressure
  • Hauch number: C43
  • Inventory number: 1840
  • Danish Instrument Inventory number: 466
  • Literature:
  • Sigaud de Lafond : 1,2108
  • Guericke(1661);

    Erxlebens(1790), §263;


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