Insulator Historical Timeline!
Key events are noted by approximate date. Hyperlinks will provide additional information. Please feedback additional key dates or note any needed corrections. Dates considered particularly significant are highlighted in red. To build this resource we need as much collector input as possible! Link to collectors who have contributed to improve this timeline.
Chart of insulator manufacturing through the years!
Click the year range for key events of that time period:
Insulator Hobby Timeline
This timeline is intended to provide a basic reference to significant events in history related to insulators. It is intended as a starting off point in learning about insulators. I highly recommend the many excellent books on insulators available to the hobby for further learning. The following are key reference materials that provide great additional historical information:
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