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Practical Radio Repair
by Ray Bintliff An excellent guide on radio repair, containing practical information on how to repair and restore vacuum tube radios and related electronic devices. Covers tools and test equipment, working safely, troubleshooting methods, making repairs, good workmanship practices with over 270 illustrations and tables. 138 pages, spiral bound, 0.75 lbs, 8.5 x 11
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$25.95
Flick of the Switch 1930-1950
By Morgan E. McMahon A companion volume to Vintage Radio 1887-1929, this book continues with the history of radio into the beginnings of Television. Over 1000 pictures. 300 pages, 0.8 lbs, 5.35 x 8.5
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$9.95
The All American Five Radio
By Richard McWhorter Understanding and restoring transformerless radios of the 1940’s, 1950’s and 1960’s. 92 pages. Begins with a description of the fundamentals of direct current and alternating current. Also included is some basic information about resisistors. Circuits are discussed in detail beginning with the simplest and progressing to those that are quite complex. When you finish this book, you should be able to read and understand all of the electronic symbols and the functionality of each radio circuit. 92 pages, 0.5 lb, 7 x 10
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$15.95
Crystal Set Handbook
By Philip N. Anderson A practical how-to" book of crystal radio construction. Contains a simple oat box projectformulas for coil inductance and coil Qa procedure for measuring coil capacitance and theory for L-C circuit matching. 130 pages0.5 lb5.25" x 8.25".
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$10.50
Philco Condensers and More, 4th Edition
By: Ray Bintliff, W1RY Revised and expanded service data for: Philco Bakelite block condensers, metal based condensers, mica condensers, tone controls, resistors, speaker field coils and filter chokes. Organized for quick and easy access to data. A single source for hard to find" data. No need to search numerous service manuals and bulletins to find what you need. More than 350 illustrations. 76 pagesspiral bound0.5 lbs8.75" x 11"
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$20.50
Radio Tube Manual
Reprint of early manual giving data and basing diagrams on tubes from 00A through octals and loctals. Includes types BA and BH, Sparton 182B and 183, and 2 pages on early Western Electric types. 35 pages, 0.3 lbs, 5.25 x 8.25"
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$3.00