Western Electrician Volume 27

Western Electrician Volume 27

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ...report shows the work accomplished in putting underground the electric wires of Boston and also much about the general condition of electrical affairs in that city. The General Electric company is distributing a o2-page pamphlet _on the subject of "Aging of Transformer Iron," containing five important arti"its negotiations with the It is reported that. encouraged by the success of British Admiralty, the Marconi Wireless Telegraphy company of London proposes to renew its attempt to install its apparatus on the ships of the United States navy. Speaking to a newspaper correspondent, T. Flood Page, managing director of the company, is reported as having said: "Signor Marc0ni's invention did not need the seal of approval the admiralty has set on it, but that approval is bound to have an effect in influencing the other naval powers to adopt a system with which the warships of Great Britain and Italy will soon be equipped. It is safe to presume that their European rivals will not let them enjoy a monopoly in the enterprise. VI/'e have been in correspondence with the Navy Department at Washington. In fact, Secretary Long has detached an ofiicer as a special commissioner to treat with us." United States Consul Voi'man of Munich states in a recent consular report that he has received inquiries from several persons in the United States as to the patent rights for the telegraphone, the owners thereof, etc. The Bank fiir Handel and Industrie of Berlin, says Mr. Vorman, represents the syndicate which controls the patents for this device. The managers have informed him that the patent rights in the United States have already been disposed of. They also state that they are not in a position to give the exact information...show more

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  • Paperback | 780 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 39mm | 1,365g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123676000X
  • 9781236760005