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Manufactured by Mole-Richardson Company, Hollywood, California. Subsequent to the experimental work reported in this paper, the Mole-Richardson Company has manufactured a commercial unit, designated Pyrometric Molarc Lamp Type No. 2371 and Power Supply Type No. 2381, designed to operate with the carbons under the conditions described in this paper.
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The negative electrode is usually positioned transversely and axially to maintain the crater face at right angles to the axis of the positive electrode.