Gordon Primary battery jar

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Electrician

New York, NY, United States
vol. 10, no. 1, p. 45, col. 1-3


NEW

Apparatus

AND

Appliances.


GORDON PRIMARY BATTERY, AND BANKS

AUTOMATIC RESISTANCE INSERTER

 

The old form of blue-stone gravity battery was defective in so many respects that its use was limited to the special conditions of telegraphic work, where a high internal resistance and low-rate current were not objectionable. The new form of alkaline cell herewith illustrated possesses none of these disadvantages of the old type, and is claimed to be superior to other primary cells in that it cannot be polarized under the most severe closed-circuit work, a con