Torsion Balance

Torsion Balance Co., Clifton, New Jersey


about 1970

Gray enameled metal case, glass top on lid and chamber, glass front, 2 removable stainless steel pans, 2 adjustable screw feet, Style RX-1, serial no. 54336, maximum capacity 120 gr., Class A.

Overall: 5 x 12 x 7 in. (12.7 x 30.48 x 17.78 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument: Weights and Measures


Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument - Weights and Measures

Not on view


Department of Biological Sciences, Gilman Hall, Room 111, Dartmouth College; transferred into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, January 2008.

Old Number

Dartmouth Control no. 3127 (green sticker)

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