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Let’s see those meters.

Larry Evans

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12/20/2019
These are not my meters or particularly special from a collecting standpoint compared to the ones I have seen on this thread but you still might find them interesting.

The first two images show the powerhouse at the Mount Wilson Observatory being rebuilt after a fire in 1910 and the rest of the images show the switchboard as it is today inside the powerhouse. The cluster of three meters in the upper left of the switchboard have been in continuous use since then and are still being used. For those that don't know there is both a DC and an AC power system at the observatory and this is the DC switchboard.

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Frank DeWitt

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12/17/2019
These are not my meters or particularly special from a collecting standpoint compared to the ones I have seen on this thread but you still might find them interesting.

The first two images show the powerhouse at the Mount Wilson Observatory being rebuilt after a fire in 1910 and the rest of the images show the switchboard as it is today inside the powerhouse. The cluster of three meters in the upper left of the switchboard have been in continuous use since then and are still being used. For those that don't know there is both a DC and an AC power system at the observatory and this is the DC switchboard.

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Thanks for posting this.
 
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