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BOC Endurance Type Reducing Valve

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Inventory Number: 10586
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: British Oxygen Company endurance type reducing valve with gauge and dry bobbin flowmeter.

Used for oxygen and for changing an unstable flow into a stable one.

Invented in 1941.

See references.
Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
110 320 180 mm


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