Resonator Box for Tuning Forks

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Accession Number: 2011.psy.62


A hollow rectangular wooden box with one short end left open. On top of the box there is a mount attached with screws. The mount has 2 holes to hold 2 tuning forks vertically. One hole has a small piece of paper attached to the inside as a shim for the tuning fork. There are 4 foam footpads on the bottom of the box.

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Primary Materials: Wood, Metal (screws), Foam


Dimensions (cm): Height = 9, Width = 19, Length = 7


Resonates in sympathy with a tuning fork and amplifies sound.


Good. A few marks on one side and a few light scratches.

Associated Instruments: 2011.psy.63


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Dept. of Psychology, University of Toronto

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