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ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: E.H. SCOTT AC-10

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jon Ketron Jan 9. 37 Replies

This restoration topic will cover an electrical restoration of the rare E.H. Scott AC-10 radio set.  Prior to the chrome years, preceding sets including the AC-10 were offered through custom set…Continue

ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jon Ketron Feb 16. 39 Replies

Hello all,I have started another E.H. Scott restoration and wanted to share my progress for those interested.  Pictured is an early version AW12 Deluxe with AVC (Wunderlich tube) housed in an early…Continue

Understanding E.H. Scott's World's Record Receivers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jon Ketron Oct 20, 2017. 9 Replies

Several weeks ago in person I had the pleasure of being exposed to several fine examples of World's Record receiver models.  The story told about the original World's Record intrigued me.  I find it…Continue

Allwave 15 in Tasman Cabinet Electrical Restoration

Started this discussion. Last reply by David C. Poland Oct 23, 2017. 46 Replies

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Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Thank you both.  Norman I will work toward making a paper version, thank you for the link. Jon"
Feb 16
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Norman S Braithwaite replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"You can make your own paper version using the graphics at the link below. http://ehscott.ning.com/photo/albums/allwave-deluxe-station-finder Norman"
Feb 15
David C. Poland replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Don't know which version was first. Kent has both versions. I have the paper version only. "
Feb 15
Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Dave, After seeing your two versions I started the hunt to find both myself.  I was lucky finding this brass version on the internet several months ago.  Thank you for the information regarding.  Question:  Which station finder…"
Feb 15
David C. Poland replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Ah - you have the metal version of the station finder. There is a heavy paper version too. The Scott AW-12 Broadcast band is calibrated in kilocycles, one of the first radios to do so. But the 3 SW bands are calibrated with a 1 to 100 scale. My…"
Feb 14
Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"The 2 dial AW-12 power transformer is now installed on the deluxe power supply.  A controlled power up monitoring wattage and voltage proved to be successful as the set came to life instantaneously.  All tubes lit, stations were pulled in…"
Feb 11
Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Thomas, Thank you for informing me of Heyboer Transformer co.  Fellow collectors have mentioned Heyboer and services they provide.  I hear they do great work.  I will keep this information in mind should I need such a service…"
Feb 11
Ken Carr liked Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
Feb 3
Thomas Day replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Jon Thanks to a member of this list, I was able to have a power transformer reproduced for my  Allwave 23. The company is Heyboer transformer co. in Grand Haven Mi.  It took a couple of months to have it done and there is a small size…"
Jan 21
Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"I agree Dave!  Thanks for the info too! Jon"
Jan 19
David C. Poland replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Bruce - My remaining AW-12 DELUXE AVC with Jensen speaker is a very late version DELUXE AVC Wunderlick model. The audio path is revised. - Jon's example (and most other AW-12's) use a 5 wire receiver cable with plug pin 6 unused. So,…"
Jan 19
Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"The replacement transformer has been removed from the 2-dial AW12 power supply:"
Jan 19
Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"The replacement power transformer to be utilized came from an 2-dial AW12 power supply.  Findings indicate the 2-dial AW12 power transformer is electrically identical to the later Deluxe AW12 single dial power transformer.  Tube…"
Jan 19
Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Bruce, Thank you.  I appreciate you sharing your serial number.  I find E.H. Scott production run changes fascinating, so many variables.  This AW12 also has AVC within the circuit utilizing a Wunderlich tube.  My serial number…"
Jan 19
Jon Ketron replied to Jon Ketron's discussion ELECTRICAL RESTORATION: All Wave 12 Deluxe
"Thank you Dave for sharing this information! Jon"
Jan 19

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