Pendulum Researches and Improvements

Catalogue no: 1493
Dewey No: 681.1124 L. DEN Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): E.I.Dent
Total pages: 8 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): English Publication date: 1838
Editor: Publisher: The British Association for the Advancement of Science
Dimensions: 165mm x 105mm Condition: Reasonable, cover dirty and with tears
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Abstract of Mr Dent's Paper on Pendulums, presented to The British Association for the Advancement of Science at Newcastle-Upon- Tyne, September, MDCCCXXXVIII.

Facts relating to the Effects of Temperature on the Regulators of Timekeepers; and Description of some recent Improvements in Pendulums, with Observations, Delineations, and tabulated Experiments.

The paper is arranged under three headings, as follows;

1. The compound effect of variable temperature upon the regulating machinery of Timekeepers.

2. A description of improvements in Mercurial Pendulums, principally with a view of making them portable.

3. Improvements in the suspension of Pendulums.

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