Designer: Alexander Popov
Made in: Russian Empire (now Russia)
Dimensions: 445 × 260 × 200 mm
Weight: 5,5 kg
Materials: brass, glass, steel, wood
Tags: russiamakes, polytech, рдс, россияделаетсама, политех
This device was designed to remotely detect and record impulses from electromagnetic waves and lightning discharges. Popov's stormscope was enhanced with a logger that recorded discharges using a pen and telegraph paper. Popov's stromscope has initiated radio meteorology.