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Tuning-Forks with Parallel Prongs

Nature volume 119, page 281 (19 February 1927) | Download Citation

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ATTENTION has been directed by Mr. Maxwell (NATURE, Jan. 22, p. 124) to an apparently extraneous overtone heard in tuning-forks, the pitch of which is one octave above the fundamental tone of the fork.

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    • G. E. ALLAN

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