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ca. 1948 - HIPERSIL DEMONSTRATION - Dr. Chubb is pointing at a small disk of the new material, which he says has opened up great new possibilities for electrical designers

HIPERSIL DEMONSTRATION

E&MP 40.028

Electric Transformers

ca. 1948

Dr. L.W. Chubb, director of the Westinghouse Research Laboratories, demonstrates the curious ability of Hipersil, a new magnetic material, to carry more magnetic flux, or "magnetism", in certain paths.

Dr. Chubb is pointing at a small disk of the new material, which he says has opened up great new possibilities for electrical designers.

As shown by the pointer on the front, the curved magnets at the sides pull the disk with more force in one direction that [sic] in others.

Photo ## 269586


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