The Hydrometer in our HistoLab is an original, the inscription on the box reads: "Sikes's Hydrometer, John McGlashan & Co, Albany Works, Glascow" Literature Martin, T. (2007). Hydrometry and slide rules in brewing and distilling. Journal of the Brewery History Society, 124/5, 14-37. Sikes's Hydrometer Listen branch of study: measurement devices inventor: Bartholomew Sikes, early 19 th century The hydrometer is a measurement device to determine the mass density of liquids
Literature Mouchot, A. (1869). La chaleur solaire et ses applications industrielles. Paris. Mouchot's Solar Heater Listen Branch of study: thermodynamics Inventor: Augustin Mouchot, 1860s The Solar Heater on the model of Mouchot is a heliothermal engine by which food or water can be heated by solar radiation. Augustin Mouchot developed a string of heliothermal instruments amongst them a heliothermal steam engine. He was awarded a gold medal for the scope of his work on occasion of the 1878 Paris World Fair.
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