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W. G. Pye Chart Recorder

  • ca. 1958–1962
  • Manufactured by W. G. Pye
    Made in Cambridge, UK
  • 31.25 in. H x 24 in. W x 19 in. D
    Metal, stainless steel, glass, plastic, paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of the Bodenseewerk Perkin-Elmer Museum of Instrumental Analysis, Überlingen, Germany
  • Bodensee Collection
  • 2002.003.002C


This analog chart recorder accompanies the Pye Argon Chromatograph.

A chart recorder is a device that records an electrical or a mechanical input onto a piece of paper. Electronic data loggers have replaced paper chart recorders in many applications.

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