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Author Goss, J. H.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher American Institute of Electrical Engineers
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1931
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Electricity & electronics ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Crystals ♦ Watthour meters ♦ Shape ♦ Laboratories ♦ Optical polarization ♦ Atomic layer deposition
Abstract This paper describes the most recent of a series of studies on the life of watt-hour meter bearing materials. It covers an investigation of the effect of jewel crystalline axis orientation upon jewel wear. Lifetime stability of meter calibration is a function of bearing wear. A study of the wear (after several years' service) of the sapphire jewel cups of meters in relation to crystalline orientation confirms predictions of another investigator; and a corroborative theory, based upon the physics of crystals, is presented.
Description Author affiliation :: General Electric Company, West Lynn, Mass.
ISSN 00959197
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1941-08-01
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Volume Number 60
Issue Number 8
Size (in Bytes) 3.10 MB
Page Count 3
Starting Page 811
Ending Page 813

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library