Elchuk, Larry

Sling Psychrometer

Sling Psychrometer

Sling Psychrometer


Weksler sling Psychrometer. Maker's mark "Weksler" still visible. Two staggered thermometers mounted on a painted white metal plate attached by a hinge to a silver metal rod that swings the thermometers back and forth. One of the thermometers has a piece of white cloth at the bottom called a wick which is dipped in water "wet bulb thermometer" and "dry bulb thermometer". Device is swung around, cooling/drying the wet bulb thermometer. Dry air results in lower temperature. Leather case is a browny/orange colour with yellowish beige stitching and a painted gold makers mark.


psychrometer, tools, logging


Larry Elchuk

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New building board room shelf


a) 19 cm L x 3.5 cm W x 2 cm H b) 26 cm L x 2.5 cm w x 0.75 cm H

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