Leyden Jar

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“The most common and, for many purposes, the most convenient form of condenser is the Leyden jar. This consists of a glass jar, coated within and without for about two-thirds its height with tinfoil, and a metallic rod that communicates by means of a small chain with the inner coat, and terminates above in a knob or a disk.” — Avery, 1895


Elroy M. Avery School Physics (New York: Sheldon and Company, 1895) 428


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