Identification Longshot and Talking Point 2015

  Brumas 22:22 13 Jul 2018
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Good Evening All

And now for something completely different… What the heck is it, surely not an early time machine ;o}

  Brumas 23:08 13 Jul 2018

I'm turning in now Folks, G'night All.

  Belatucadrus 23:22 13 Jul 2018
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Some heavy duty switch gear and a range of ammeters, some form of early electricity substation ? Before the grid was crested, some of the big houses generated their own power.

  Belatucadrus 23:23 13 Jul 2018

Typo, "crested" should read created.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:48 14 Jul 2018

Yes it a DC generator control system for quite a heavy generation system, at least two generators.

The two round things top left control the excitation of the generators by altering the amount or resistors in the generator field circuits.

Looks like feed out to four circuits, possibly to supply power to tram overhead wires or similar.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:02 14 Jul 2018

is a generator board used in brewery

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:04 14 Jul 2018

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:05 14 Jul 2018

Site doesn't appear to want to post pictures this afternoon :0(

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:07 14 Jul 2018
  Brumas 14:08 14 Jul 2018

Belatucadrus & Fruit Bat /\0/\. Well, Done.

  Brumas 14:10 14 Jul 2018

Fruit Bat /\0/\, pictures came out fine thanks, very interesting to one who doesn't know his ohms from his amps ;o}

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