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ID number:  BIRRC-P0897
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Historic Physics Collection
Artist / Maker:  Physics Workshop
Title / Object name:  Cavity magnetron - Experimental air-cooled model
Object type:  Cavity magnetron
Place made:  University of Birmingham
Date made:  Early 1940s
Materials:  Mainly copper and glass painted black
Measurements:  Block diameter 3.8 cm, height 3.1 cm, fin diameter 7.6 cm, overall length 20 cm
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Birmingham-made experimental cavity magnetron similar to P0986 but with seven fins for air-cooling.

Inscriptions / Translations:  BM 394 840

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