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Three miniature platinum resistance thermometers, 20th century.

Three miniature platinum resistance thermometers, 20th century.
3 4 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 26cm

Description

These instruments were made by Rosemount Engineering Co Ltd. Resistance thermometers use changes in resistance for temperature measurement. The resistance element may be either a platinum wire if extreme precision is required, or a semiconductor (thermistor) for high sensitivity.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10319965

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