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kymograph recording drum

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
Accession Number
1976.13.4
Description
A large, hollow brass drum incised with fine lines over the surface; one end has a six-spoked plate with a screw hole in the centre; the opposite end has a 6.5-cm extension off of a solid brass plate (cog?) marked with teeth for interlocking with another gear.
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Accession Number
1976.13.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
MeSH Heading
Kymography -- instrumentation
Physiology -- instrumentation
Description
A large, hollow brass drum incised with fine lines over the surface; one end has a six-spoked plate with a screw hole in the centre; the opposite end has a 6.5-cm extension off of a solid brass plate (cog?) marked with teeth for interlocking with another gear.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott, Physiology Labs, University of Toronto.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: yellow
Dimension Notes
Length 25.5 cm x Diam. 23.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
Less detail
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
Accession Number
1976.13.7
Description
The clamp is a box-shaped metal device; it consists of a heavy block of metal with a sloped outside face attached to a system of gears that moves it back and forth.
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Accession Number
1976.13.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
MeSH Heading
Physiology -- instrumentation
Description
The clamp is a box-shaped metal device; it consists of a heavy block of metal with a sloped outside face attached to a system of gears that moves it back and forth.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott, Physiology Labs, University of Toronto.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
On the left-hand side of the block is an inscribed number: "8991"; on the top right-hand side of this block is inscribed: "43".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-2
Dimension Notes
Length 10.2 cm x Width 8.9 cm x Depth 10.6 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
Less detail

Benedict-Roti metabolism apparatus

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5497
Dates
1900
1970
1900-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
Accession Number
1949.2.1
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Accession Number
1949.2.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
MeSH Heading
Basal Metabolism
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1900
1970
1900-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c.-mid 20c."
Permanent Location
Box #411C
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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kymograph recording drum

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5958
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
Accession Number
1969.3.9 a-b
Description
A green metal base (a) has a green handle that projects upward, then has a 90° bend and runs horizontal to grip drum holder; a movable bar extends out of the green handle top and runs horizontal; drum holder bar has a puck-like base; drum (b) is lightweight and has a crossbar at either opening with…
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Accession Number
1969.3.9 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
MeSH Heading
Kymography -- instrumentation
Physiology -- instrumentation
Description
A green metal base (a) has a green handle that projects upward, then has a 90° bend and runs horizontal to grip drum holder; a movable bar extends out of the green handle top and runs horizontal; drum holder bar has a puck-like base; drum (b) is lightweight and has a crossbar at either opening with a hole to accomodate the drum holder bar.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - base
b - drum
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dept. of Physiology, Univ. of Toronto, via Dr. John W. Scott.
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: green; grey
Inscriptions
A plate riveted to the top of the base has "25"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-D1-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
For use in neuromuscular physiology experiments.
Images
Less detail