[LB015080A], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Frederick Augustus Porter Barnard, December 29th, 1882

Item

Abstract

Referring to yours of 26th inst.##The amount of disturbance to a telephone wire by induction from an Electric Light wire depends upon the quality of the current given off from the dynamo, if intermittant. Not very continuous it will effect the telephone seriously. The induction will be as the [square] of the distance from the inducing wire. Parties will have trouble with telephone wires on the same poles with Elec. Light wires by leakage from the Light wires through the insulators and poles.

Date

1882-12-29

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB015080A

Folder Set

LB015

Title

[LB015080A], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Frederick Augustus Porter Barnard, December 29th, 1882

Microfilm ID

82:62

Publisher

Thomas A. Edison Papers, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University

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