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Ads forum

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Sell & Buy or Trade and Donate to our Members, Old-Used-Antique and Vintage Radios, Parts, Books & Schematics and Test Equipment.


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For Sale



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Amateur Radio

This is the forum for Ham radio equipment, New and Old, talk about meetings, contests, experiments, technical issues and general Ham radio topics. Even if you aren't an amateur please browse this forum a lot of ideas are related to Antique radios.
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Looking for some guidance...
November 14th 2016, 9:31 pm
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Boat Anchors and Shortwave Receivers

Equipment that doesn't fit in normal consumer style radios. Considered to Be Boat-Anchors, No Advertisements.
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Latest Addition to the Ra...
November 17th 2016, 5:16 am
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Club notices & upcoming events

Post any Radio related Events Here.


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Puyallup hamfair Upcoming...
March 2nd 2016, 9:59 pm
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Computer Issues

This section is for computer solutions, and problems.
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posting pictures
December 3rd 2016, 3:32 pm
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Crystal Radios

These radios were the forerunners of tube and transistor radios, post your questions, finds and general banter about Crystal Radios Here.
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Different types of Crysta...
November 22nd 2016, 11:52 pm
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Electronic Formulas, Theory, and applications

Examples of using calculators in calculations of resistance, capacitance,inductance, impeadance, voltage, current, phase, mostly simple and some complex formulas used.

Using Slide Rules, Graphs and Graphing charts, Rules of Thumb.


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Tools for Elect. Engineer...
April 22nd 2016, 11:28 am
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Hints & Kinks

If you have a new way (or yes even old) post it here, suggestions and shortcuts to help make repairing those pesky and bothersome problems.

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All out of Oil?
November 2nd 2016, 10:13 pm
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Questions & Answers

This is the area to ask the Members and Moderators about problems and get Answers about using your Forum.


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For the "Newbie". Know wh...
October 22nd 2016, 8:13 pm
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Radio Cabinet, and chassis Refinishing

Repairs on Old Wooden and Plastic cabinetry-chassis-parts, finishes, glues, tools, chemicals. No Advertisments.
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Cabinet repair
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Radio Repair Bench

Do you need Help? This is where Bench-work assistance for working on Radios is requested (and given). No Advertisement's.
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Zenith Model 6-S-128 repa...
December 1st 2016, 4:07 pm
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Radio Parts Index



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ERI Auction in Olympia- R...
July 31st 2016, 7:45 pm
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Radio parts, Tools, and supplies.

Information and questions specifically on Tubes, Transistors, Transformers, resistors, coils, chokes, Capacitors, Soldering tools, solder and cleaning supplies.
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Stay Alive, V2.0
November 13th 2016, 6:32 pm
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Ballasts

Ballasts are discussed and are used along with resistors and resistance line cords, to limit voltage in heater strings.

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Ballasts in radios
January 14th 2015, 12:23 am
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Batteries

Batteries are the discussion topic here and covers, voltages, currents, charging, types, and even construction. Life expectancy and testing methods.

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Cleaning Battery Contacts...
June 12th 2015, 11:32 am
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Capacitors

What are capacitors and their uses, types, polarity issues and substitutions.

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Capacitor types
February 20th 2016, 3:50 pm
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Connectors

All types of Connectors, power, spade lugs, strips, jacks, plugs, pins

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Connector ID by Pictures...
October 21st 2014, 9:58 pm
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Dial Lamps

Dial and indicator Lamps, sizes and applications.

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Dial Lamp Colors
August 5th 2015, 7:21 pm
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Electrical Meters

Voltage, current, and wattage meter types, sizes and scales used. Methods of adapting to needs. Conversions from one type of measurement to another by shunts and resistors.

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The Superior, Model 670-A...
December 4th 2015, 2:56 pm
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ElectronTubes

Function of electron tubes, application and designs, substitutions and tube reference sources.

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Tube Filament layout in A...
October 26th 2016, 10:28 am
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Hardware

Hardware includes fasteners, making needed parts and tools to use, and applications.

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Coax Feed through Bushing...
April 10th 2015, 10:38 pm
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Manuals and schematics

Post Links to Printed Material and online Files, such as PDF and Graphics of schematics or associated Radio Publications HERE!


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Jackson 645 VTVM
November 12th 2016, 10:46 am
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Misc.

Miscellaneous Items and things not covered under parts already listed.

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Stay Alive, V2.0
November 13th 2016, 6:32 pm
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Radio Vibrators

Vibrators are used in some portables that were used where only batteries were available and no commercial power existed especially in rural and Farming communities. These were also used in automobiles till the advent of low voltage tubes (called cold cathode) and transistors. Types and part numbers, repair and designs are discussed.

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Radio vibrators
May 4th 2016, 7:37 pm
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Resistors

Resistors, their construction, types, composition and wattages, and voltages discussed here.

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Resistors,rheostats,poten...
December 6th 2010, 11:15 pm
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Solid State Devices (Transistors, I.C.s ect.)

Topics are listed alphabetically by part type and byOldest Post first


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Don't always trust that D...
June 17th 2015, 9:11 pm
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S.S. Diodes

Signal Diodes, Power rectifiers, Bridge rectifiers.


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Zener diodes
May 6th 2014, 3:10 pm
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I.C.s

Radios on a chip, Integrated circuits
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LM3820 chip..........
March 12th 2014, 5:25 pm
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Transistors

Germanium, Silicon, Bi-Polar, Un-Junction, FETs.


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Don't always trust that D...
June 17th 2015, 9:11 pm
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Tools-Hand type



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Wire Strippers
November 13th 2016, 6:11 pm
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Transformers and coils

Air and Iron core, and ferrite core types, chokes and baluns, Variacs, isolation, current regulators, high and low voltage designs and application topics.

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Baluns and its uses
October 30th 2014, 3:55 pm
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Wire data



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What is pushback wire?
May 4th 2016, 7:24 pm
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Radios -Tube type

General Radio discussion's Old Wooden Consoles, plastic and wooden Tabletop and tube portables. No Advertisement's.
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Looking to find online re...
October 4th 2016, 11:47 am
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Radios - Transistor types

Welcome to Our Transistor section, this includes radios, phono, amplifiers and data.
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One of my dumpster saves....
May 31st 2016, 2:12 pm
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Radio Related Links

Places that maybe Helpful on the Web, and Antique and Electronics oriented parts suppliers. Reference and other directly related Tips. No Advertisments.
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Using Electronic Cleaners...
August 20th 2016, 7:41 pm
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Reference Materials

http://www.pdclipart.org/albums/Small_Icons/thumb_small_book_tiny_10.pngRadio related Schematics, Diagrams, Books, and suggested Downloads of these and other relevant items are encouraged here. No Advertisement's.
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What books would help do ...
October 29th 2016, 3:07 pm
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Rag Chewing

General non specific topics. No Advertsments!
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my email address is not a...
December 3rd 2016, 8:47 am
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Test Equipment

Test Equipment such as Oscilloscopes, Decade Boxes, Power Supplies, Tube and Transistor Testers, Multimeters (VOMs), Vacuum Tube Voltmeters, Signal Generators, Signal tracers, Variacs, Grid Dip Oscillators, Calibration Standards, Resistance and RCL Bridges, Watt-Meters, Dummy Loads, Attenuators, are discussed Here.

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How to use a Multimeter...
November 27th 2016, 1:18 pm
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