[QE001A342], Letter from Edward Weston to Scientific American, October 13th, 1879

Item

Abstract

Weston to editor Scientific American. Attempts to show mathematically that claims made for Edison dynamo in recent issue can't be true. Says the argumentht that its high efficiency are due to low internal resistance imply that TAE has "discovered something *more* than perpetual motion, and Mr. Keely had better retire from the field."

Date

1879-10-13

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

QE001A342

Folder Set

QE001

Title

[QE001A342], Letter from Edward Weston to Scientific American, October 13th, 1879

Microfilm ID

115:835

Publisher

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

Timestamp

October 13, 1879