The Fine Things are Always Hand Made
I have ahd a nice Phantom for 8 years and finally decided to get into it. 46 caps later, it was working quite well on the bench.Assembled back in Acusticraft cabinet and BANG POP! Off!I thought the 8…Continue
While we all love E.H. Scott products (me included!) I thought it would be interesting to document E.H. Scott's main competitor, McMurdo Silver. A look at several McMurdo's starting with…Continue
Ever since I first heard of EH Scott radios and joined this forum, I've been looking for a Philharmonic to "fall into my lap". Well, when Ron R. sold me his Marine SLRM I saw his AM/FM Philharmonic sitting in the corner. When he offered it for sale, I knew I would own it, I just didn't know how soon. Now, a couple of months later, it's here in my possession. Thank you Ron!
This will be a major project including some re-chroming. I want to do the radio and Ron proud! I…Continue
This chassis, the power supply chassis, speaker and instruction booklet were reputedly removed from a Sun Oil tanker many years ago. The chassis is complete except for the aluminum cover for the oscillator coil and in quite good condition. The date on some of the capacitors is 1933. The only coil pair is short wave, but I do not know for which band. The power supply chassis has been significantly and poorly modified, butchered really, possibly because if it was on a 1930s tanker the supply…Continue
One of the filter chokes in my Masterpiece V has started buzzing loudly. I've tried tightening the screws, shimming the winding and dipping the choke in wax all with little success so my thought is to have the choke rewound.
Does anyone know where I would find:
1. Where I would find the value of the MP5's filter chokes?
2. Who would perform this type of service?
3. Would it make sense to have both filter chokes rewound even though only one…Continue
I purchased this 1939 philharmonic 30 tube Beam of light in a warrington cabinet, with all 9 knobs and a 15" pedestal speaker and with all of the chrome covers in oct of 2013, and i planned on being able to take the time and restore. But, circumstances running a business gave me no time to restore. contact me through this website if interested. You may see some photo's on this site under my name. serial # RR-223. Priced right! DON