Heathkit IT-28 Restoration

by Thomas Bonomo  K6AD This Heathkit IT-28 restoration article is intended to accompany a companion piece titled  A Tester Every Restorer Should Own.  You'll find that article posted on the Hints & Kinks page on this CHRS website at:  http://www.californiahistoricalradio.com/2012/03/a-tester-every-restorer-should-own/. Okay,…

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Hallicrafters SX-28 Restoration

The Hallicrafters SX-28 is just a gorgeous vintage radio.  I don't have another vacuum tube communications receiver in my collection that really provides a better "glow in the dark" feeling than does this one. The SX-28 is undoubtedly Hallicrafters' finest…

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GE 805 10″ B&W Vintage TV

by Thomas Bonomo K6AD --- The General Electric model 805 10" Bakelite vintage TV is often referred to by collectors as the "Locomotive."   I picked up this vintage vacuum tube television in relatively clean condition back in 2004 at…

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