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  • Residual Charges in Dielectrics.-In close connexion with this lies the phenomenon of residual charge in dielectrics.
  • It has been shown that this behaviour of dielectrics can be imitated by a mechanical model consisting of a series of perforated pistons placed in a tube of oil with spiral springs between each piston.
  • For further information on the qualities of dielectrics the reader is referred to the following sources:-J.
  • 3 Fleming and Ashton, " On a Model which imitates the behaviour of Dielectrics," Phil.
  • Soc., 1880, 30, p. 411, showing experiments on residual charge of condensers and a comparison between the behaviour of dielectrics and glass fibres under torsion.