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July 2016 Blog Posts (2)

Scott Allwave 1934 radio -- repairman needed

My mother is elderly and owns the following radio, it is in great shape but nevertheless needs minor repair and restoration:

 I inherited my radio from my parents who purchased it when they attended the

1934 Worlds Fair in Chicago.

It was purchased, paid for. and then shipped to Arizona where my parents

lived.  It apparently is a Tassman model - this info was given me by my son Curtis

Walling who did some primary…

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Added by Curtis Walling on July 24, 2016 at 3:24am — 12 Comments

Philly Amp wiring

I am working on a Philly amp and am finding a number of wiring mods that deviate from the schematic. Some are due to someone bypassing a bad audio transformer and for adding a second phone plug input with volume/mixing pots.

But I also found a 125 ohm Candohm type resistor that is factory mounted to the side of the amp chassis. It is connected in series to the cap connected to pin 6 of the set plug socket and then tied to ground. It doesn't show on the schematics that I…

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Added by Joe Miller on July 20, 2016 at 9:57pm — 1 Comment

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