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Metropolitan 16a instruction booklet

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kent King Jun 27, 2020. 3 Replies

Hello,I just purchased an empty Chippendale cabinet that originally housed a Metropolitan 16a receiver and record changer.  It is only the cabinet, all components were removed years ago and the owner…Continue

Waverley Grande Cabinet

Started this discussion. Last reply by Thomas Day Jan 17, 2019. 46 Replies

Hi,I have decided to go the route of building a cabinet for my All-Wave 23. Although it may be one of the more common cabinets I believe that the Waverley Grande is located just within the outermost…Continue

New member with an Allwave 23

Started this discussion. Last reply by Fran Mayer Jun 20, 2018. 22 Replies

Greetings,I received an Allwave 23 as a gift about 30 years ago. The set has the high frequency speakers as well as the volume range expander unit. It is the 7 knob arrangement.I had capacitors…Continue

 

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Fran Mayer liked mike hadley's discussion re cone a phantom speaker
Mar 22
Fran Mayer commented on Kent King's blog post Scott speaker - but from what?
"I did pull the speaker and tweeters out of the AW23 this weekend. I then remembered why I had a professional restore the set :-). Attached is a word doc with photos that might help in understanding the circuit. If you need any additional info, let…"
Feb 14
Fran Mayer commented on Kent King's blog post Scott speaker - but from what?
"Hi Norman, I don't have a circuit for the tweeters sketched already, however, I would be most happy to do so this coming weekend. Fran"
Feb 10
Fran Mayer commented on Kent King's blog post Scott speaker - but from what?
"Here is the ceramic power resistor."
Feb 8
Fran Mayer commented on Kent King's blog post Scott speaker - but from what?
Feb 8
Fran Mayer commented on Kent King's blog post Scott speaker - but from what?
"Happened to have another picture of what you asked"
Feb 8
Fran Mayer commented on Kent King's blog post Scott speaker - but from what?
Feb 8
Fran Mayer commented on Kent King's blog post Scott speaker - but from what?
"The AW23 is a later 7 knob unit"
Feb 8
Fran Mayer commented on Kent King's blog post Scott speaker - but from what?
"Kent,  Here are some photos from my AW23 speaker. Also no plug for the tweeters, but the tweeter cord comes out of the left hole on the access panel."
Feb 8
Fran Mayer liked Kent King's discussion Scott serial numbers
Dec 13, 2021
Fran Mayer replied to John Chidgey's discussion Suggestions for repairing cloth cover
"Hello, I have found no good way to repair rotted cloth covered wiring harnesses.  You can be certain if one section is failing, there will be more to follow. I have used hockey tape - the cloth adhesive tape used to wrap hockey sticks -…"
Aug 9, 2020
Kent King replied to Fran Mayer's discussion Metropolitan 16a instruction booklet
"Perfect! I merged them into a single, searchable PDF and added it to the 16A folder. Thank you! Kent "
Jun 27, 2020
Fran Mayer replied to Fran Mayer's discussion Metropolitan 16a instruction booklet
"Hi Kent, I rescanned the instructions as a searchable pdf and have emailed them to you (2 parts). I hope that they are of use, Fran"
Jun 27, 2020
Kent King replied to Fran Mayer's discussion Metropolitan 16a instruction booklet
"Fran - Thanks for doing this. I have the 16A manual and probably dozens of others I haven't had time to scan. I'm making everything into searchable PDF files. You can't search for words in a jpg, and they take up a lot more space. I…"
Jun 27, 2020
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Metropolitan 16a instruction booklet

Hello,I just purchased an empty Chippendale cabinet that originally housed a Metropolitan 16a receiver and record changer.  It is only the cabinet, all components were removed years ago and the owner used the cabinet for china storage,However, the original instruction booklet was in the case.  8 1/2" X 11" printed in black and white on a pale grey linen finish paper.  It is 6 pages.  I have scanned this as jpeg files and was wondering if it might be put into the archives in the 16a folder.If…See More
Jun 27, 2020
Fran Mayer replied to Richard Groman's discussion Scott- Capehart
"Hi, Richard Groman aske me to upload some photos of his Scoot - Capehart. The first photo is the front of the cabinet. The second Photo is the rear of the Scott receiver chassis. The third photo shows the magnetic rocker switch which is energized…"
Apr 3, 2020

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