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D|E|R September 1981 Brochure

Just added a fairly rare booklet to the brochure section of the website. Not often you come across D|E|R products, in this brochure rather than covering the early 70s, we have products from September ...

In forum Trade Talk

4 days ago
New Additions; Ferguson, MultiBroadcast & Bush

Yesterday I received three new TV's for the collection. Before I get into that firstly, many thanks go to John for giving them passage when he collected his own two new additions. 12-hours of drivin...

In forum Colour Television

2 weeks ago
52 years ago
RE: Workshop Extension and Journey

Here you go Mike, photo's of the 70's lounge all finished. A great place to escape from the 21st century.Attachment : lg1.jpgAttachment : lg2.jpgAttachment : lg3.jpgAttach...

In forum In The Workshop

4 weeks ago
RE: Workshop Extension Anniversary

I can't believe this weekend marks 12 months since work commenced on the “new” workshop come museum. Boy, time does fly, it seemed like an age for the work to commence, even longer for it to finish, g...

In forum In The Workshop

1 month ago
RE: The Thorn 4000 Thread

Posted by: @jcdaze There were 4 Ferguson models made; 3C03-50cm, 3C05-67cm, 3C06-56CM and 3C07-67CM with different cabinet styles, a lot of which were exported to be used by Thorn rental companies wi...

In forum General Technical Discussion

1 month ago
Some Obsolete and Rare Manual

@malcscott has loaned me some unique manuals to scan for the forum data library. For example, a very rare ITT CVC1 service manual from 1968, a Philips K70, Thorn 4000 and many others. This will give m...

In forum Service Data

1 month ago
52 years ago
Ferguson TA124 - Audio/Video Interface For TX10 Colour TV

Here's another blast from the past for our ex Thorn engineers. Some further reading on this can be found in Ferguson Feedback Issue No.1 page 8, available in the data library.Attachment : ta124-1...

In forum Colour Television

2 months ago
RE: 1975 PYE CT-219 “Chelsea” 717 Chassis

Hi Jim, good memory 👍 C623 going o/c or print associated with it will cause a ragged line sync. C624 going s/c can cause a similar fault or be responsible for the bent verticals should it go ...

In forum Colour Television

2 months ago
RE: Seascan Radar Display unit

Having said I could not find any CRT data, I looked again and I did, so I tried a bit of reverse engineering again and found appropriate points to feed in 250Vac, 6.3V and 12V DC and a bright spot on...

In forum General Technical Discussion

2 months ago
52 years ago
Granada Television; Field Kit & Two Brochures

As you all know I love to also collect where possible Field engineers kits. I've been lucky over the years having acquired in this area a Thorn 3k Field Kit, D|E|R, Philips and an independents large v...

In forum Trade Talk

4 months ago
RE: Demise of the TV Trade in the U.K and U.S

@jcdaze The factory was next to the M58, I live and worked in Wigan so Skemersdale isn’t far away, not that I ever visited the factory. It was rare for me to see a Mazda Colour CRT, mainly Mullard, IT...

In forum Colour Television

5 months ago
RE: City & Guilds Radio & Television Engineering

Posted by: @crustytv How many of you who did the course, took the exam, still have your certificate? I wonder who holds the earliest and who holds one of the last issued, it would be interesting to ...

In forum Trade Talk

5 months ago
New Workshop. First Up ITT FT110

Just before lockdown a year ago I finally started work on a new workshop. I originally intended to refurbish the old garden shed which had previously used for storage containing the lawnmower and othe...

In forum Colour Television

6 months ago
RE: Do we have a member in the USA willing to help me ?

WES in Australia have an extraordinary range of repair parts including belts. If you can't get it here it doesn't exist. And yes they will ship OS. The catalog is a bit painful to use though.If you ...

In forum Items for Sale, Wanted, Swaps or F.O.C.

7 months ago
RE: Wartime Civilian Radio Receiver.

It's beginning to look like a wartime utility radio receiver.Attachment : Wartime_Civilian_Receiver_25.jpgBut the job isn't finished yet. There's the loudspeaker baffle assembly to finish of...

In forum Radio

9 months ago
RE: Wartime Civilian Radio Receiver.

Posted by: @boater-sam Nice wood to work with Maple, I've used quite a bit over the years.It sure is. That's the tricky part of the job done, making the three grooves in the wood strips. The next ...

In forum Radio

9 months ago
Pye oneers

In forum General Technical Discussion

9 months ago
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