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Cavendish Laboratory : Low temperature and high magnetic field apparatus

Cavendish Laboratory

<p style='text-align: justify;'>The generator purchased cheap by Kapitsa, always referred to as the ‘tramways generator’. It was used by Kapitsa to generate strong magnetic fields by driving it up to speed using a small auxiliary motor and then short-circuiting the terminals across the magnetic field coil.</p>

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