|Object Name||Knob, Electrical Panel|
Knob and shaft from Field Transfer Switch Panel removed from Power Substation # 11 (IRT) in 1999. Numerical inscription on knob corresponds to the R-5 Rotary converter the knob controlled. Possibly manufactured by Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company.
Wood knob painted black and worn with use; knob face with stenciled numerical inscription "1" in white paint; Metal indication arrow with white painted tip attached to knob back; metal shaft extends out from knob back center; shaft with threaded tip to connect with internal components of the field transfer panel.
|Manufacturer||Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company|
|Maker||Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company|
|Dimension Details||4" OH x 2 1/2" OW 1' 4 1/2" OL|
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
Subways--New York (State)--New York
Subways--Electric equipment--New York (State)--New York.
Electric substations--New York (State)--New York.
Knob, Electrical Panel
|Substation/Powerhouse||Substation #11 (IRT)|
|Operating Agency||Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT)|
|Number of images||1|