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Who made the D'Arsonval/Weston galvanometer movement?

  1. Oct 19, 2010 #1
    hey i've been snooping around trying to find out who invented the D'Arsonval/Weston galvanometer movement? im not able to find it or in other words im getting different sources from different web?..

    so who invented the D'Arsonval/Weston galvanometer movement.?
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  3. Oct 20, 2010 #2


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    Having looked at the Wikipedia article, it seems (which is not surprising) that it was not 'invented' but developed in a number of stages. D'Arsonval and Weston were obviously major contributors in their turn.
    I don't think it could have been a 'Dyson' style invention. That would be pretty unlikely from the way that History went at that time.
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