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Torus for Early Thermonuclear Fusion Experiments, Oxford, 1949

Inventory Number: 21511
Object Type:
Place Created: Oxford England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1962-41
Brief Description: Toroidal copper vacuum vessel mounted on octagonal wooden stand. Diameter of torus approx. 12".
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority. Made in the Clarendon Laboratory, Oxford. Used by P. C. Thonemann and W. T. Cowhig.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Copper
rubber
wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
400 mm

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