Image from page 1117 of “The Saturday evening post” (1839) – Philadelphia Picture

Identifier: saturdayeveningp1933unse
Title: The Saturday evening post
Year: 1839 (1830s)
Publisher: Philadelphia : G. Graham
Contributing Library: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Digitizing Sponsor: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

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Its the Heating Wire-Not the Frame When you buy an electric toaster, you pay for agleaming device built around coils of slender wire thatleaps to glowing heat when you turn the current on.The highly polished frame lends beauty and conven-ience, but the heating wire is the part you buy forservice. The toaster is useful to you only as long asthe wire doesnt burn out. In most standard toasters and other electric heatingdevices, this heating element is Chromel, the originalnickel-chromium alloy. It is the most durable andheat-resistant combination of metals ever discovered. It created the vast electric heating industry. Itserves you constantly—lasts almost indefinitely. Andbecause of that fact, your electric appliances keepgiving you satisfactory service. Industrial Uses for Chromel Chromels remarkable heat-resist-ant properties, at temperatures upto 2000° F., suggest its use in manyplaces where high temperaturesquickly break down iron and steel. Its use is particularly recom-mended wh

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