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The Boston Museum Of Science If you are ever in Boston you must visit BMOS.  This museum house the world's largest air insulated Van De Graaff generator and they demonstrate…

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Brush Arc Lamps

Philadelphia 1878 "Miniature moons on carbon points, held captive in glass globes" A description of the "wonder of 1878": an installation of Brush arc lamps in the window of Wanamaker's…

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General Electric Arc Lamps

by Charles Brush The General Electric Company was formed in 1892. It was the result of a meger between the Edison General electric Company and the Thomson-Houston Company, which themselves…

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Lifter

  High Voltage "Lifter"     Electrostatic lifters are fascinating devices that have become popular construction projects for experimenters all over the world.   NASA's recent patent on a type of…

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