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Allwave deluxe trim shiny brass

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alex R. Whitaker Jul 30. 5 Replies

HelloWondering if the front panel trim on the Allwave Deluxe was originally shiny brass?  ThanksJohnContinue

Allwave 12 Deluxe mystery

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Chidgey May 8. 2 Replies

I just acquired an Allwave 12 Deluxe in a nice Wellington cabinet.I just notice two countersunk holes on the back of the cabinet. Could this cabinet been fitted for an allwave 12 two dial with coil…Continue

Allwave 12 deluxe antenna tuner

Started this discussion. Last reply by David C. Poland May 9. 6 Replies

HelloQuestion for the group. Should the antenna tuner coil have a cover?Continue

Allwave 12 deluxe

Started this discussion. Last reply by David C. Poland Apr 21. 9 Replies

Hello,Can anyone share a photo or two showing the correct knobs for an Allwave 12 Deluxe?Thanks,JohnContinue

 

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Brad Winder liked John Chidgey's discussion Philharmonic pedestal output transformer
Nov 16
Norman S Braithwaite replied to John Chidgey's discussion Philharmonic pedestal output transformer
"So long as you have balanced DC current, there is no problem using a toroid output transformer.  Unbalanced  DC current will quickly saturate the core so you will want to avoid use of tubes in a manner producing unbalanced DC…"
Nov 15
Scott Seickel replied to John Chidgey's discussion Philharmonic pedestal output transformer
"This is an old post, but just for the record:  Antek toroid, 120/120 to 12/12V. 10:1 ratio for 100:1 impedance. Series the secondaries for 40 Ohms.  Series the primary for the center tap.   This one works  very…"
Nov 15
Jonathan Tipton replied to John Chidgey's discussion Philharmonic pedestal output transformer
"Sorry forgot about the one inside the speaker. The above will work for the one on the chassis."
Nov 15
Jonathan Tipton replied to John Chidgey's discussion Philharmonic pedestal output transformer
"Hi John, yes, there is an available transformer on the market that fits perfect in the original chrome can. It’s a Lundahl 1660S/ P-P. My Audio output transformer was burned out in my Philharmonic and it works perfect. The manufacturer is in…"
Nov 15
Alex R. Whitaker replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave deluxe trim shiny brass
"I have an AW-23, in the Waverly cabinet.  It has a factory installed tuning eye, with the obviously Scott cord, from the eye, going to the 76 tuning indicator amplifier tube's socket.  All its escutcheons are a matte gold color. …"
Jul 30
David C. Poland replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave deluxe trim shiny brass
"For one of my AW-15s, the escutcheons are the correct version and labeling, but are bright gold like seen of the AW-27. The escutcheons were on a cabinet I acquired from an estate collection at a radio club meet. Are metal plated, not painted. One…"
Jul 30
John Chidgey replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave deluxe trim shiny brass
"Thank you, Norman"
Jul 30
Norman S Braithwaite replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave deluxe trim shiny brass
"If you are referring to the dial and control escutcheons, no, they were not shiny. Norman "
Jul 30
Norman S Braithwaite replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave deluxe trim shiny brass
"Not a standard offering of the EH Scott Radio Laboratories but they would accommodate requests   Nevertheless I seriously doubt that the EH Scott Radio Laboratories provided a brass faceplate. Norman "
Jul 30
John Chidgey posted a discussion

Allwave deluxe trim shiny brass

HelloWondering if the front panel trim on the Allwave Deluxe was originally shiny brass?  ThanksJohnSee More
Jul 30
David C. Poland replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave 12 deluxe antenna tuner
"John -  Some AW-12 receivers had one filter and some two at the right front corner. Here is a photo of mine, should be original. note the breathing holes on top.  With Mother's Mag polish, will shine up almost like chrome.  …"
May 9
John Chidgey replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave 12 deluxe antenna tuner
"Document shipping container, some black paint, and some felt for the top (representative photo appears to show a felt top) and it is done."
May 8
John Chidgey replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave 12 Deluxe mystery
"David, Thank you for the wealth of Scott knowledge as always. The PS cable has made its way to the proper location hole."
May 8
David C. Poland replied to John Chidgey's discussion Allwave 12 Deluxe mystery
"John - That is certainly possible.  The April 1932 Scott News Vol 5 #7 page 5 pictures the 2-DIAL model in the WELLINGTON radio/phono Gothic console. The Wellington was a new Scott cabinet (not listed in my 1/1/1932 price list for the 2-DIAL…"
May 7
John Chidgey posted a discussion

Allwave 12 Deluxe mystery

I just acquired an Allwave 12 Deluxe in a nice Wellington cabinet.I just notice two countersunk holes on the back of the cabinet. Could this cabinet been fitted for an allwave 12 two dial with coil rack? Any help would be much appreciated.Thanks! See More
May 7

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Wanted to buy wooden flatted Phantom knob

Posted on April 25, 2021 at 8:34pm 0 Comments

Hello All,

Looking to buy a single wood flatted knob for a Scott Phantom.

Thanks,

John

WTB Scott Phantom cabinet

Posted on April 19, 2021 at 7:20pm 0 Comments

Hello,

Looking to buy a Scott Phantom cabinet. 

Thanks,

John

WTB

Posted on August 30, 2020 at 2:46pm 3 Comments

Wanted to buy Philharmonic Scratch Suppressor switch. Think same switch was used on the Allwave 16 as well.

John

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