Who invented the strobe light?

Answer According to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, EG&G Inc., a company founded by Harold E. "Doc" Edgerton and two of his former students, Kenneth Germeshausen and Herbert Grier, invented a h... Read More »

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What Causes a Light to Strobe?

Developed by scientist Dr. Harold Edgerton early in the 20th century, and known primarily for their "oh, man -- wow" factor in dance clubs, stroboscopes (strobe lights) were originally used in high... Read More »

How to Use a Strobe Light to Measure RPM?

Measuring the RPM (rotations per minute) of electric motors or the devices they drive can be a useful diagnostic tool. It can aid in the proper gear or belt drive system along with figuring out pow... Read More »

Who invented strobe lights?

Strobe lights are used to produce periodic flashes of light. They are often used in clubs and discos, but can cause epileptic seizures in some people. The strobe light was invented by Harold Edgert... Read More »

How to Mount a Strobe Light to a Fiberglass Top?

Strobe lights provide automatic flashes of light and automatically make your emergency response vehicle stand out on the road. The process of installing strobe lights is normally not difficult, but... Read More »