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Son of Warner Philips (snr) and Philips family historian
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RE: Trade Shop Signs

I had a Bush-Arena stereo system in 1977, I still have and use the matching speakers which I think were made by Wharfedale? All three companies were of course owned by Rank Radio International.

In forum Trade Talk

3 weeks ago
RE: Another PTV Argus (YouTube Video)

Not if the dates supplied are correct: started in 2011, acquired in 2022. Also some of the documentation supplied with the set is in Dutch which suggests the original builder is also Dutch.

In forum Black & White Television

2 months ago
Another PTV Argus (YouTube Video)

I believe the uploader is Dutch.

In forum Black & White Television

2 months ago
RE: J & M Stone, Civic Radio etc

The only clear shot of Currys I've got is from 1977. Attachment : Currys 1977.jpg

In forum Radio

2 months ago
RE: Channel 5, this amused me

Just to elaborate, before the arrival of Channel 5 our communal aerial system had a filter installed which blocked all but the four main UHF channels. The channels were individually tuned. The new fil...

In forum General Technical Discussion

5 months ago
RE: Channel 5, this amused me

Our signal came from a nearby tower block and at first we couldn't receive Channel 5. Then they announced the £50 aerial upgrade bonus and the aerial contractor used it to install an additional UHF fi...

In forum General Technical Discussion

5 months ago
RE: Commercial poor quality/faulty recordings

Another recording from Joe Meek's (short-lived) record label: The recording was re-released by Top Rank and PYE after the collapse of Triumph.

In forum Music & Media Formats

6 months ago
RE: How did delta gun portables keep converged?

How did delta gun rental loan sets remains converged? I don't recall seeing a serviceman reconverge the tube after dropping a loan set off and yet the picture on the various loan sets we had weren't n...

In forum Colour Television

6 months ago
RE: Sir Clive Sinclair

I don't think either term was in use at the time? The research paper just calls it 'Pulse Sound'. Interesting follow-up report:

In forum General Technical Discussion

7 months ago
RE: Sir Clive Sinclair

Mention of Sinclair's Class D audio amplifier reminds me there was a proposal around that time to transmit 625-lines on VHF with PCM audio in order to restrict channel bandwidth to the same as 405-lin...

In forum General Technical Discussion

7 months ago
RE: The First Generation Aussie CTV I want for MY collection!

Reading the first post on that page makes me wonder how many people bid for an old TV without any knowledge of how to get it working or of someone who does?

In forum Colour Television

8 months ago
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