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Old 02-17-2012, 11:31 PM
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when you look at the facade of the does kind of look like a "cousin" of a Wimhurst Machine

The Wimshurst influence machine is an electrostatic generator, a machine for generating high voltages developed between 1880 and 1883 by British inventor James Wimshurst (18321903).

It has a distinctive appearance with two large contra-rotating discs mounted in a vertical plane, two cross bars with metallic brushes, and a spark gap formed by two metal spheres.

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