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Thomson Houston 1880's generator


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Default Thomson Houston 1880's generator

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4400 lbs of "old iron" generator restored by volunteers of The Edmonton Power Historical Foundation ephf.ca.
The youtube video was made to commemorate 125 years of electric street lighting in Edmonton, North West Territories. The original generator was AC with output of 1000 volts and had transformers reducing to 52 volts. Power was from an Leonard Ball engine.
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