THE SCHENECTADY DIGITAL HISTORY ARCHIVE
a service of the Schenectady County Public Library


Works Welcomes You
General Electric
Home
Search Local History
Contact Us
SCPL Home

General Electric History: Schenectady Works Welcomes You! Page 25

[Schenectady Works Welcomes You! is a tourist booklet published by General Electric in 1949. Full size images of each page are reproduced here, and the photographs are available individually at original and enlarged sizes.]

[Full page view of page 25 - 1x]

Porcelain Manufacturing Division: Building 68

The Porcelain Manufacturing Division makes porcelains and other ceramic compounds used in the manufacture of electrical apparatus. The products vary in size from a small porcelain insulator weighing a fraction of an ounce used in an electric flat iron, to a 1,000 pound high voltage porcelain insulator used in a 300,000 volt transformer.

[Unloading High Voltage Insulators from Kiln - 1x | 4x]

[Grinding Gasket surface on High Voltage Insulator - 1x | 4x]

[Finishing operation on Lightning Arrestor Cap - 1x | 4x]

Works Welcomes You
General Electric
Home
Search Local History
Contact Us
SCPL Home

Updated 8/14/01
Valid HTML 4.01! Bobby Approved (v 3.2)
This page is Bobby approved and follows the guidelines of the Web Accessibility Initiative for use by the disabled