A rectangular instrument with a grey base and a white top. The shell of the instrument is constructed of sturdy plastic. On one side of the instrument is located a burgundy knob. On the opposite side is a label that depicts two graphs indicating dew point according to temperature, pressure, and humidity. Two glass tubes can be seen through holes or voids in the top lid.
Accession Number: 2016.phlt.1.93
Alternative Name: Bendix Psychron
Primary Materials: Plastic, Glass, Metal
A label on the side of the instrument lists the model number “566”.
Dimensions (cm): Length = 25, Width = 4.5, Height = 11.
This instrument was used to determine atmospheric humidity.
Bendix, Environmental Services Division, Baltimore, Maryland
Date of Manufacture: Unknown
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