MIT Institute Archives & Special Collections

Robert J. Van de Graaff's High-Voltage Generator

Illustrations from "Progress Report on the M.I.T. High-Voltage Generator at Round Hill,"
by K. T. Compton, L. C. Van Atta, and R. J. Van de Graaff,
December 12, 1933


Fig. 1. View of generator in hangar

Fig. 1. View of generator in hangar

 

Fig. 2. View of generator from inside hangar

Fig. 2. View of generator from inside hangar

 

Fig. 3. The lower pulley and collector

Fig. 3. The lower pulley and collector

 

Fig. 4. View from the interior of the truck looking upward inside the column and along the belt

Fig. 4. View from the interior of the truck
looking upward inside the column and along the belt

 

Fig. 5. Time exposure taken during test

Fig. 5. Time exposure taken during test

 

Fig. 6. Time exposure taken during test

Fig. 6. Time exposure taken during test

 


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