The Fine Things are Always Hand Made
So i found a aw15 in the abandoned old barn out back. .. now suprisingly the wood isnt too bad given thr age and the fact it was laying in a barn for who knows how long. The good news the top end.…Continue
The dial bezel on my philly had tarnished to a dull brown, and the glass locking spring had rusted in position, this proved quite difficult to remove, after working at the old spring with a pick I…Continue
Not sure if this is the correct...or appropriate place to let other Scott collectors know of an auction that will be posted this weekend. Lots of radios and audio stuff in general, but this will be…Continue
Just a quick hello since I got my account active. Very neat forum. I have lurked and read a lot here in the past now time to add a bit of info.
I just picked up my second 800, a 800-B6, very interesting back story.
More info and photos as soon as I can.
So this interesting chassis landed here this weekend, thanks to fellow member Dave Poland. He brought me a Phantom Deluxe, but I quickly realized, it was originally supposed to be an FM Phantom. In the first two pictures, note the plugged tube holes and the plugs and extra holes on the side of the chassis.…Continue
Greetings Working on the AW23 tuner rebuild.
I replaced the grid cap wire on the ifs. Can I leave it a few inches longer and tuck it back in the can (Im using test probe wire its super flexible) or should they be as short as possible.
Also the condenser trimmers on the ifs have a lot of powdery oxidation. Any suggestions on cleaning? was thinking of alcohol and a flux brush. Or should I just leave it alone?
I'm working on finishing a Masterpiece radio project and I'm trying to round up some missing parts. I'm looking for a set of brass backplates that go behind the knobs for a Phantom or a Masterpiece. Does anyone here have a set of these they are willing to sell?