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Westinghouse Circuit Breaker



503 CIRCUIT BREAKER Circa 1937   Manufacturer Westinghouse Type Oil Voltage 2400/4160   5KV insulation class Location 500 Sub 82 1/2 AVE and 104 1/2 ST Yaer 1937  was in service during WW2 Outside 500 Substation Inside Sub    ...

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Coppus Steam Turbine



This is a small turbine used to drive a pump or fan in industry Steam turbines are HEAT engines   They convert the heat energy from steam into mechanical energy that rotates the shaft.   Nozzle: First converts heat into kinetic energy  by ...

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Boiler Interactive Display

Power Plant Operation



This is an Interactive Display to explain how the boiler in a power plant operates. Related interactive displays Turbine Flyball Governor

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Categories: Boilers Collection

Turbine Interactive Display



Come out to the Museum and try out the Game These are photos of the screen as the display is played  

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Categories: Turbines Collection

Interactive Model A.C. Generator & Weston Meter



An interactive model A.C. generator connected to a Weston model 1 D.C. volt-ammeter and a string of leds. The alternator has a stator coil, and a rotor which consists of two permanent magnets mounted to an axel fitted ...

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Flyball Governor Interactive Display

Governor



Flyball Governors are used to maintain Engines or Turbines at a ``constant`` speed. The faster the shaft is turned the farther out the balls will swing. Do to centrifugal force. This motion is transmitted through linkage to close a valve supplying Steam ...

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Direct Current Circuit Breaker

this Breaker was utilized in the operation of Edmonton's trolley Buses



  Bertran Thomas Engineers Manchester England Manufacturer Bertram Thomas Type H.S.E. Volts 575 AMPS 1600  

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Disconnect Switch

1922 Disconnect Switches are used to isolate an electrical circuits



Disconnect Switches are used to isolate an electrical circuits Specifications Manufacturer:  Canadian Westinghouse Voltage 15000 Amp 600 Style No H.14309 Pat 1922 Manufacturer: Electrical Engineers Equipment Co. Voltage 4000 Amp 300 Style Cat 17101 ...

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Vintage Electric Meter Display

Polyphase Kilowatt Hour Meter (sidebar)



Floor display of vintage commercial/industrial/residential Watt Hour, VAR, Voltmeters, Ammeters, Consumption, 3 Phase, 1 Phase revenue meters, manufactured by Sangamo, GE, Westinghouse, Reyrolle, Weston,

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Categories: Instruments Collection
Tags: Meters

Turbine Blades

Several blades from Rossdale No. 8 Turbine



This shows how the size of the blades increases to handle the larger volume of steam as it expands while traveling thru the turbine

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Edmonton Power Historical Foundation

Hours of operation 2020

The museum will remain closed this summer and fall.  

Depending on the status of covid-19, The Leduc Country Lights may be back November 28 to Dec 31, 2020, however the EPHF museum will be closed during this event.

We are located on the grounds of the Leduc West Antique Museum. Travel 5 miles west of Leduc on Highway 39. Go north on Range Road 260 (Cohne Dale Road) for about a mile and the museum will be on your right.

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