[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: Need information on this device . . .
- To: tesla@xxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: Need information on this device . . .
- From: "Tesla list" <tesla@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 18 Mar 2005 08:27:22 -0700
- Delivered-to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Delivered-to: email@example.com
- Old-return-path: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Resent-date: Fri, 18 Mar 2005 08:30:33 -0700 (MST)
- Resent-from: tesla@xxxxxxxxxx
- Resent-message-id: <QNHLyD.A.EBB.XQvOCB@poodle>
- Resent-sender: tesla-request@xxxxxxxxxx
Original poster: Edward Wingate <ewing7@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Tesla list wrote:
Original poster: "Mccauley, Daniel H" <daniel.h.mccauley@xxxxxxxx>
Need some information on this antique device . . .
I believe Harry Goldman brought this particular device to the 2003
Anyways, looking to find more specifics on the device, if there is
anywhere that these
can be purchased still (as collectible of course), dates, manufactuer,
The device is definitely an antique and I suspect that most of the ones
that were built have long since been relegated to the scrap heap. Finding
an original could be a daunting task.
I had the "pleasure" of trying the device while visiting Harry and Ruth a
couple years ago. At the time, Harry removed the cover to reveal the inner
components which consist of nothing more than a vibrator, restate and
standard automotive ignition coil powered by a single "D" cell. The restate
is connected to one of the handles.
I have no idea who the manufacturer was or the date. I suggest you contact
Harry for that information. Given the simplicity of the circuit, one could
be constructed in a fairly short period of time. The hardest part would be
duplicating the cabinet.
Ed Wingate RATCB