As a unit of resistance, the international ohm, which is based upon the ohm equal to 10° units of resistance of the cgs system of electromagnetic units, and is represented by the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of mercury... Wire in Electrical Construction - Page 14by John A. Roebling's Sons Company - 1897 - 73 pagesFull view - About this book
| Electric engineering - 1891
...denominated the ohm, and should have the value, 1000,000,000 in terms of the centimetre and second. 4. That **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of mercury** of a constant cross-sectional area of one square millimetre, and of a length of 10(>'3 centimetres... | |
| Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.) - Electronic journals - 1915
...Electrical Units and Standards (London, 1908). The London Conference defined the international ohm as **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice,** 14.4521 grammes in mass, of a constant cross-sectional area and of a length of 106.300 centimetres.... | |
| Almanacs, American - 1894
...thousand million units of resistance of the centimeter-gram -second System of electromagnetic unite, **and Is represented by the resistance offered to an...unvarying electric current by a column of mercury at** th« temperature of melting Ice f on ft -ч-ч\ and four thousand five hundred and twenty-one ten-thousandths... | |
| Science - 1895
...•which is substantially equal to one thousand million units of resistance of the oentimeter-gram-secoud **system of electro-magnetic units, and is represented...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice** fourteen and four thousand five hundred and twenty-one ten-thousandths grams in mass, of a constant... | |
| John Michels (Journalist) - Science - 1895
...viz.: " First. The Ohm, which has the value of 109 in terms of the centimetre and the second of time **and is represented by the resistance offered to an...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice** 14.4521 grammes in a mass of a constant cross sectional area and of a length of 106.3 centimetres.... | |
| National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) - Science - 1888
...which is substantially equal to one thousand million units of resistance of the centimeter-gram-second **system of electromagnetic units, and is represented...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice** fourteen and four thousand five hundred and twentyone ten-thousandths grains in mass, of a constant... | |
| National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) - Science - 1890
...which is substantially equal to one thousand million units of resistance of the centimeter-gram-second **system of electro-magnetic units, and is represented...offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of** merenry at the temperature of melting ice fourteen and four thousand live hundred and twenty-one ten-thousandths... | |
| Great Britain - Law - 1894
...measurement, viz.: — 1. The ohm, which has the value 109 in terms of the centimetre and the second of time **and is represented by the resistance offered to an...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice** 14 • 4521 grammes in mass of a constant cross sectional area and of a length of 106 • 3 centimetres.... | |
| Electrical engineering - 1891
...denominated the ohm, and should have the value 1,000,000,000 in terms of the centimetre and second. 4. That **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of mercury** of a constant cross-sectional area of one square millimetre, and of a length of 106-3 centimetres at... | |
| British Association for the Advancement of Science - Science - 1892
...denominated the ohm, and shonld have the value 1,000,000,000 in terms of the centimetre and second. 4. That **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of mercury** of a constant cross sectional area of one square millimetre, and of a length of 106'3 centimetres at... | |
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