Salmoiraghi Planimeter model 236-A

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Title

Salmoiraghi Planimeter model 236-A

Subject

geometry

Description

Physical Description

Functional Description

Creator

Steven A. Walton

Date

1980s

Language

English/Italian

Type

physical object

Identifier

MTU property tag no. 45100

Materials

steel, plastic, glass

Maker

Filotecnica Salmoiraghi, Milan, Italy

Inscriptions

[front] Salmoiraghi | 236-A | 147146
[front scale] 11 to -1 by 1s, marked at 10, 5, 0
[back] FILOTECNICA | SALMOIRAGHI | SPA MILANO | MADE IN ITALY
[SCALE: circular dial] 0 to 10 by 1s continuous rotation
[SCALE: drum dial] 0 to 10 by 0.1s, marked at whole numbers, continuous rotation and vernier to get to 0.01 resolution
[SCALE: arm] 23 to 6 by 1s, marked at whole numbers from 22 to 6, though note that the 6 reads "6[square]''/1000 value of the unit"
[arm] LIETZ | N.3651-00
[label in case] PLANIMETER type 236-a | n. -147146 | CALIBRATION CARD | Scale ratio 1:1 | Unit of the Vernier [blank] sq.in. [blank] mm2 | Constant 22900 sq.in. [blank] mm2 | SALMORAGHI [logo] | Inspected by [illegible signature] Milano 09096

Location

MEEM 1105

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Collection

Citation

Steven A. Walton, “Salmoiraghi Planimeter model 236-A,” Michigan Tech Inventory of Historic Scientific Instruments, accessed April 13, 2021, https://ihsi.omeka.net/items/show/194.