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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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Baofung Radios
Thu Aug 11, 2016 11:54 am
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Auction Floor and Trading Post

This is the Forum Area To:

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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Stuff I "need", besides h...
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For Sale

Post your For Sale Items. No Advertisement's.
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Price Check on an Origina...
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Free

Post your parts, equipment, magazines, and Publications that you want to get rid of for free HERE!


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Two Military Manuals free...
Thu Nov 19, 2015 4:17 pm
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Trading Post

Post your Trades of Equipment and parts that you need or want to get rid of HERE!


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Looking for Schematic and...
Tue Mar 10, 2015 9:24 pm
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Wanted

Post your Equipment and parts that you need or want to get HERE!


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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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Software defined radio......
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Club notices & upcoming events

Post any Radio related Events Here.


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Puyallup hamfair Upcoming...
Wed Mar 02, 2016 9:59 pm
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Computer Issues

This section is for computer solutions, and problems.
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Printing a book
Mon Feb 08, 2016 10:32 am
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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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How you got started build...
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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...
Fri Apr 22, 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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Swimming Pool "Noodles" &...
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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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Zenith H500
Wed Aug 03, 2016 12:01 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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New member
Tue Jul 19, 2016 9:39 am
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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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Radio Parts Index



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ERI Auction in Olympia- R...
Sun Jul 31, 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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Free Schematics online
Wed Jun 15, 2016 10:19 am
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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
Wed Jan 14, 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...
Fri Jun 12, 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
Sat Feb 20, 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...
Tue Oct 21, 2014 9:58 pm
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Dial Lamps

Dial and indicator Lamps, sizes and applications.

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Dial Lamp Colors
Wed Aug 05, 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...
Fri Dec 04, 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 reference charts
Sun Dec 06, 2015 8:46 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...
Fri Apr 10, 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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Free Schematics online
Wed Jun 15, 2016 10:19 am
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Misc.

Miscellaneous Items and things not covered under parts already listed.

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Stay Alive! Check Outlet ...
Sat Feb 21, 2015 10:59 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
Wed May 04, 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...
Mon Dec 06, 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...
Wed Jun 17, 2015 9:11 pm
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S.S. Diodes

Signal Diodes, Power rectifiers, Bridge rectifiers.


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Zener diodes
Tue May 06, 2014 3:10 pm
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I.C.s

Radios on a chip, Integrated circuits
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LM3820 chip..........
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Transistors

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


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Don't always trust that D...
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Tools-Hand type



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Wire Strippers
Sun Apr 19, 2015 6:42 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
Thu Oct 30, 2014 3:55 pm
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Wire data



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What is pushback wire?
Wed May 04, 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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Help identifying old fren...
Sat Jul 09, 2016 7:19 pm
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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....
Tue May 31, 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...
Sat Aug 20, 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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Electronic Tutorials onli...
Tue Apr 12, 2016 10:01 pm
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Rag Chewing

General non specific topics. No Advertsments!
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Is this anything to do wi...
Fri Apr 22, 2016 10:01 pm
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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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Measuring impedance with ...
Tue Jun 07, 2016 3:48 pm
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