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amee ter

  • n  a meter that measures the flow of electrical current in amperes

  • Chosen to compile the book were Norris and Ross McWhirter, twin grandsons of Scottish Inventor William McWhirter, who built the first in dicating voltmeter and ammeter.
  • Throwing a switch and turning a large knob till an ammeter on the dashboard shows a maximum reading is the whole tuning up process.
  • Although simpler and quicker than X ray, the locator (which is attached to a sensitive ammeter) had hitherto been considered too crude for such fine work.

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