Indicator for Scales.

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Patent for a new and improved indicator for scales. This design "consists in a weighted rocker and indicating-arm combined with a scale-beam for operation thereby . . . [it has] for [its] object to dispense with the slides heretofore used and provide for an automatic indication of weight" (lines 8-14).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Fulcher, Valentine M. January 17, 1882.

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Patent for a new and improved indicator for scales. This design "consists in a weighted rocker and indicating-arm combined with a scale-beam for operation thereby . . . [it has] for [its] object to dispense with the slides heretofore used and provide for an automatic indication of weight" (lines 8-14).

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[2], : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 252,452, dated January 17, 1882. Application filed August 24, 1881. (No model.)"

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  • January 17, 1882

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  • January 17, 1882

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  • August 24, 1881

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Fulcher, Valentine M. Indicator for Scales., patent, January 17, 1882; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170285/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.