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1933 -  a portable set-up capable of generating a 1,000,000 volt spark, Ithaca, NY

LIGHTNING GENERATOR

E&MP 72.114

September 1, 1933

More man-made lightning apparatus, this time a portable set-up capable of generating a 1,000,000 volt spark.

The generator and its crew are shown "on location" at Ithaca, N.Y., getting ready for outdoor experiments by General Electric Co. Engineers.

 

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1933 -  a portable set-up capable of generating a 1,000,000 volt spark, Ithaca, NY

 

 

487787 - FILING NO.5600 - E347 - 385

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