Some articles on hour meter, meters, hour meters:
... The first specimen of the AC kilowatt-hour meter produced on the basis of Hungarian Ottó Bláthy's patent and named after him was presented by the Ganz Works at the Frankfurt Fair in the autumn of 1889, and the ... These were the first alternating-current watt meters, known by the name of Bláthy-meters ... The AC kilowatt hour meters used at present operate on the same principle as Bláthy's original invention ...
Famous quotes containing the words meter and/or hour:
“His meter was bitter, and ironic and spectacular and inviting: so was life. There wasnt much other life during those times than to what his pen paid the tribute of poetic tragic glamour and offered the reconciliation of the familiarities of tragedy.”
—Zelda Fitzgerald (19001948)
“And not an hour ago you hadnt a penny to warm your pocket. Did someone die and leave you a pot of gold?”
—Dudley Nichols (18951960)