New York Electrical Exhibition: Peru and Thomas

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Electrical World

New York, NY, United States
vol. 31, no. 19, p. 561-563, col. 1,2

Exhibits at the New York Electrical Exhibition.

PERU ELECTRIC MANUFACTURING COMPANY, Peru, Ind. exhibits a full line of porcelain cut outs of all kinds: Peru style branches and mains; S. M. style brances and mains; Edison style branches and mains; multiple tablet boards; Peru transformer fuse plugs; high potential insulator, and all styles of insulators and cleats, beside Peru, Hercules and Laclede batteries.

THE R. THOMAS & SONS COMPANY, East Liverpool, Ohio, has an exhibit consisting of a line of high-voltage insulators, covered by its patents of March 8 and March 22, this year. Testing apparatus for these insulators will be in operation during the exhibition season. The company expects to show a small press and die, illustrating the process of manufacturing porcelain for electrical purposes.

THE ELECTRIC STORAGE BATTERY COMPANY, Philadelphia, Pa., will have in operation a battery of chloride accumulators acting as a regulator on a varying load with wide fluctuations; also two battery tanks, one being the largest used at the last Electrical Exhibition, and the other said to be the largest in use at the present time. The exhibit will include a fully equipped electric launch; the chloride accumulator in electroplating and welding work; in portable form, etc.


Keywords:Peru Electric Manufacturing Company : R. Thomas & Sons Company : Electric Storage Battery Company
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Supplemental information:Articles: 12938, 12939
Researcher:Elton Gish
Date completed:November 27, 2011 by: Elton Gish;