Antique Radio Restoration Guide
Straightforward instructions guide reads through choosing the best radio to restore, troubleshooting and repairing the circuitry, and safety precautions when making repairs. Additional information includes sources for parts, information on common vacuum tubes, and a glossary of technical terms.
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Choosing an Antique Radio
How Does a Radio Work?
Cleaning the Radio
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adjust alternating current antenna antique radio Bakelite battery bias brown Bakelite bypass cabinet capacitor capacity cathode Chapter chassis choke circuit diagram clean color cone connected current flow detector dial cord dielectric diode electrical electrolytic condensers equipment field coil filament finish five-tube AC/DC radio ground Heathkit high voltage I.F. transformer input insulated isolation transformer knobs loop loudspeaker magnet Markus metal meter multitester negative ohmmeter ohms old radio oscillator output transformer output tube Paper condenser pentagrid converter pentode pentode power output pentode R.F. amplifier piece plastic plate plug power supply power transformer problem R.F. signal radio frequency Radio Shack reactance rectifier refinisher remove repair replace resistance resistor screen grid screw solder speaker stain stripper superheterodyne receiver switch tester tion triode tuning condenser turn vacuum tube variable varnish veneer voice coil volts volume control winding wire