Mark IIb Radiosonde, by Whiteley Electrical Radio Co Ltd, English, 1960s?
|Inventory Number:|| 89766|
|Object Type:|| |
|Brief Description:||A card cylinder painted silver with a removable top that houses electronic components, including three glass painted blubs and a plastic gear with eight arms holding a coil of metal wiring. On the exterior, there are three card cones painted silver, which are attached by metal wires, and there is a copper alloy frame attached to the main device by blue and yellow wiring.|
|Primary Inscriptions:||"WHITELEY ELECTRICAL RADIO CO LTD | MANSFIELD NOTTS | ENGLAND | [M monogram] | MARK IIb | MET. REF. No.10092" stampted on base of container.|
|Provenance:||Presented by the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory|