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Object Name Ammeter
Description Ammeter in original brown leather case stamped with "SCEPB Timaru". Inside is black metal ammeter with glass face and two handles. Glass Face as dial from 0-100 with "A C Ampere rectifier instrument Ferranti Made in England no136630." One black handle is long and shaped and is fixed in place. the other shorter black handle shaped to fit two finger and moveable to open rectangular top section. Two sets of red lines painted on the top rectangular section wit note in case stating "when using this ammeter, conductor should be kept in line with red lines".

Inside of case is lined with dark blue velvet with supports at each end of the case so that glass face dial is suspended. Case has two leathers straps and buckles. A long shoulder strap goes round the longer length of the case.
Catalogue Number 2012/028.01
Dimensions W-10 L-32 D-10 cm
Search Terms South Canterbury Electric Power Board