Nikola Tesla AC Current Poster

Brand: SciDye

Product Code: 9671865

Availability:In stock

£19.95 19.95


Probably Tesla’s most important contribution to energy history is the use of alternating current (AC). The Westinghouse Electric Company was the first to implement this technology by lighting the World Colombian Exposition in Chicago in 1893. It proved to be a more efficient and effective method compared to the direct current (DC) system of Edison, to transport electricity in a grid. The technology quickly became the basis for most modern electricity distribution systems. Besides the AC system, Tesla helped in the development of generators and turbine design. The earliest demonstration of fluorescent lighting was also his accomplishment.

Our posters are a great addition to any science geeks home, printed on durable archival paper with a matt finish our prints look great on any wall. With a 0.5 inch border, these prints are perfect for framing. Our posters ship in a protective waterproof sleeve in a rolled tube for added protection.