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Oxford Vaporizer No. 2 Prototype

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Inventory Number: 10550
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Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Unique prototype. This model mixed ether vapor and oxygen uder pressure. The ether reservoir and mixing chamber were enclosed in a water bath, and both ether inlet and oxygen inlet chambers have rotameters

Invented 1941 by H.G. Epstein & R.R. Macintosh, modified by S.L. Cowan, R.D. Scott & S.F. Suffolk

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Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
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