Metal slide rule

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Date Introduced
1915 ca.
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
3/8 x 14 x 1 1/4 in.
Credit Line
Courtesy Gwen and Gordon Bell
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
France
Keywords
Oughtred, William; Analog; Hand calculation
Object ID
B204.82

A rule for calculating surveying angles and distances. Slide rules have been made from wood, steel, aluminum, bamboo, and plastic.