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Dave posted a status
"Looking for complete set of AW23 shield covers...2 McMurdos as well"
15 hours ago
Eric Beheim posted a blog post

The Scott Radio Laboratories Today

I recently went on-line to see if there is a photo showing what the Scott Radio Laboratories building at 4450 Ravenswood Avenue in Chicago looks like today.  No image was posted although but it was described as having been built in 1895 and that it has annual property taxes of $61,233.  Does someone have a recent photo or photos of it that could be posted here?  What is it currently being used for?Has anyone ever determined the address of E. H. Scott’s Chicago home?  (It might appear in his old…See More
16 hours ago
jimmie o. ashabraner replied to Eric Beheim's discussion How Do You Use and/or Derive Enjoyment from Your Scott Radio?
" hi, in regards to how you use your scott radio. I have owned two. somet . aw23 and now have a 1940 philharmonic I enjoy in my shop. I have an fm converter I can hear a lot of stations on. mostly I listen to an oldies station on am at 1600.…"
17 hours ago
David C. Poland replied to Eric Beheim's discussion How Do You Use and/or Derive Enjoyment from Your Scott Radio?
"Mostly for music in my radio room where my computer is. Seldom DX or use the short wave bands anymore. I  rotate my restored Scotts trying to run each restored example at least a couple times per month - some more regularly. The talk radio…"
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"Great looking AW23. I could not help noticing the variac and meter (ammeter ?) in the background. Very nicely done!"
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Kent King replied to Eric Beheim's discussion How Do You Use and/or Derive Enjoyment from Your Scott Radio?
"I listen to "oldies" stations. Sometimes I'll hook up a CD to the phono input. I try (mostly unsuccessfully) to run different sets as often as I can to keep them "fresh" but I always come back to the same 2-3 radios, usually…"
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palegreenthumb replied to Eric Beheim's discussion How Do You Use and/or Derive Enjoyment from Your Scott Radio?
"The only Scott I own is a Scott Sixteen.  The receiver was recapped a few decades ago, but the power supply & amp were essentially untouched when I bought it.  And it needs a new dial belt, because the tuning slips and sticks. I…"
Tuesday
Jim Jacobs posted a photo

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Wrapping up my restoration of an Allwave 23.
Monday
Jeff M left a comment for Merle Jones
"Hi Merle, I thought I should let you know the power supply is finished. Photos are on my page in an album. Let me know if you run across any documentation for this radio. Link below: AW23 power supply after repair"
Monday
Dan Seven is now a member of EH Scott Radio Enthusiasts
Monday
Eric Beheim posted a discussion

How Do You Use and/or Derive Enjoyment from Your Scott Radio?

Perhaps this question has already been asked, but since I’m new to this forum, I’ll ask it again.  How do you use and/or derive enjoyment from your Scott radio?  For myself, I have a CD/MP3 player connected to my AW-23’s phono-in posts and use it primarily to listen to vintage radio material from 70-80 years ago.  My particular interest is news programs from the late 1930s and early 1940s, particularly World War II-era news programs.  (See…See More
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How Do You Use and/or Derive Enjoyment from Your Scott Radio?

Started by Eric Beheim. Last reply by jimmie o. ashabraner 17 hours ago. 5 Replies

Perhaps this question has already been asked, but since I’m new to this forum, I’ll ask it again.  How do you use and/or derive enjoyment from your Scott radio?  For myself, I have a CD/MP3 player…Continue

Two AW23 Questions

Started by Eric Beheim. Last reply by David C. Poland on Sunday. 3 Replies

Back in the 1990s, I read somewhere that the total number of AW23 sets produced was about 2,500 and that, despite this relatively low number, it is the one E. H. Scott radio that is most commonly…Continue

Request for antenna tuner

Started by Daniel Wahl on Saturday. 0 Replies

Hi,I have an Allwave 12 which I am restoring. One missing component is the externalantenna tuner that is usually mounted to the cabinet. If anyone has a spare that they wouldpart with - I would…Continue

Wanted: McMurdo Silver Cabinet

Started by Mike Kennedy. Last reply by Mike Kennedy Nov 17. 12 Replies

 Hi  I am fairly new to this list and this is my first post.  Although not Scott related I see other's discussing McMurdo's so I hope I am not violating any rules.  With that said, I have a complete…Continue

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The Scott Radio Laboratories Today

Posted by Eric Beheim on November 22, 2017 at 8:49pm 0 Comments

I recently went on-line to see if there is a photo showing what the Scott Radio Laboratories building at 4450 Ravenswood Avenue in Chicago looks like today.  No image was posted although but it was described as having been built in 1895 and that it has annual property taxes of $61,233.  Does someone have a recent photo or photos of it that could be posted here?  What is it currently being used for?

Has anyone ever determined the address of E. H. Scott’s Chicago…

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Allwave 15 power chassis

Posted by Keith Harrsch on November 11, 2017 at 11:24am 2 Comments

I've gotten an All wave 15 receiver chassis but I'm missing the power chassis.  Anyone have one for sale?

800B for sale

Posted by Michael on October 8, 2017 at 1:45pm 9 Comments

800B remote

Posted by Michael on October 6, 2017 at 9:10pm 5 Comments

Interested in what people know about these.  I have one in virtually perfect condition, with long cord plus what seems to be a second cord

 
 
 

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