[NS86ADI], Technical Note, Thomas Alva Edison, December 7th, 1886

Item

Abstract

3 pages of drawings of "Convertor system"; "at station to put on convertor connect field of low tension then armature, then it starts up as a motor being run by line, then throw high armature on--"; drawing "switch to throw any section off for repairs high main composed of two or more separately insulated only thrown off for repairing Separate safety catch in each strand both ends"; drawing "where several thousand Volts used absolute insulation between 2 systems"

Date

1886-12-07

Decade

1880-1889

Identifier

NS86ADI

Folder Set

NS86

Title

[NS86ADI], Technical Note, Thomas Alva Edison, December 7th, 1886

Microfilm ID

44:1204

Publisher

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