13470 Detector / 13460 Amplifier


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ID: # 13470 Detector and #13460 Amplifier
Comment: Used at Bamfield, British Columbia cable station to receive messages from cable ships as they arrived.

Can anyone provide more info? Contact: jerry.proc@sympatico.ca

Detector-amplifier. Note the use of V24 tubes, (Photo by Bruce MacMillan)

Marconi named his company Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Co. Ltd  in 1900, and the name was used until 1963.  This V24 tube (Pat. Appn.  No. 28413-13) whose circa is WWI, would be common to a British radio collector. It was used in a Canadian designed radio.

Contributors and Credits:

1) Bruce MacMillan <bruce_macmillan(at)telus.net>
2) Ben Mucke  <benam(at)rogers.com>
3) Will  <W0EOM(at)aol.com>

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Feb 15/10