2013 RadioActivity Photos: Old Equipment Contest

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RadioActivity 2013

Theme: 'The Great Scotts! - E. H. Scott and H. H. Scott'

Old Equipment Contest

 Photography by Eric Stenberg

 

Category 1: E.H. Scott Complete Radios in cabinets

1st: David Poland, E. H. Scott All Wave 15 in Napier Cabinet

 

Category 4: H. H. Scott Component Units

1st: David Poland, H.H. Scott First Wave Audio Products, 220A Amp, 120A Pre-amp, 112-a Dynaural

 

Category 4: H. H. Scott Component Units

2nd: David Poland, H.H. Scott first Stereo 299 Amo w/ contemporary 330C simulcast tuner

 

Category 5: Passive Recievers

1st:  John Delorean, “Bug” Crystal Radio Set

 

Category 6: One-tube Factory Built Radios

1st: Gary Alley, Parkin Peak of Perfection, Obscure west coast made receiver

 

Category 7: TRF Receivers, no reflexing

1st: Robert Lozier, Robert with his Glass Cased TRF Reproduction

Also won “Best in Show”

 

Category 7: TRF Receivers, no reflexing

1st: Robert Lozier, Glass Cased 1925 Design TRF Reproduction done in 2012/2013

 

Category 8: TRF Regenerative Receivers, with reflexing

1st: Gary Alley, Crosley Super-Trirdyn Regular of 1925

 

Category 9: 1928 to 1939 Cathedral Radios

1st: Robert Lozier, Atwater-Kent 768Q “2 volt” Air Cell Receiver w/ complete set of replica period batteries

also won: Best Restoration

 

Category 9: 1928 to 1939 Cathedral Radios

2nd: Tom Shearer, Silvertone (Sears and Roebuck) Twins, Model 1150 Deluxe A/C Receiver of 1931 & 

Model 1290 Battery Powered Receiver of 1931

 

 

Category 10: All-American Five Radios

1st: Eric Stenberg, Viking Model 49-33 of 1949, Vikings sold by Eatons Dept. Stores of Canada

 

Category 10: All-American Five Radios

2nd: Bob Masterson, Kadette Early Plastic Sets

Left to right: Model H Beetle Plastic ca. 1932, Model F Jr. ca. 1932, Model 90C ca. 1935

 

Category 10: All-American Five Radios

3rd: Bob Masterson, Bendix Model  526 in Maroon and Ivory

 

Category 11: Sound Reproducers – Cones

1st: Buford Chidester, Baker-Smith/Jorda Enchanter Model H

 

 

Category 11: Sound Reproducers – Horns

1st: Gary Alley, Firco Vocaloud Station Type Horn speaker

 

Category 12: Audio Equipment (except H. H. Scott)

1st: Gary Alley, Nagra IV-S Tape recoder

 

Category 13: Advertising Material and Literature

1st: Jon Hall, Radio Station Promotional Items Collection

 

Category 14: European Radios

1st: Jon Hall, Ingelen TR-56 Portable Hybrid Receiver

 

Category 15: Pacific Rim Radios

1st: Jon Hall, Japanese 1 Transistor Miniature Receivers

Zephyr AR-75, Shield RA-294, Omscolite, Elite TR-20, Lark Type TR-103

 

Category 16: Lazarus Radio (restored from utter junk state)

1st: Barry Callis, Crosley “Sheraton” Dual Fiver

 

Category 16: Lazarus Radio (restored from utter junk state)

1st: Barry Callis, Crosley “Sheraton” Dual Fiver close up

 

Category 17: As Seen in Radio Age, 2012 – 2013

1st: Eric Stenberg, Grunow 596 with chain drive dial drive fix, Seen in June 2013 Radio Age

 

 

Category 18: Open

1st (tie): Robert Lozier, Making Vintage Battery Replicas

 

 

Category 18: Open

1st (tie): Robert Lozier, Making Vintage Battery Replicas , Close up of molds

 

Category 18: Open

1st (tie): Gary Alley, Gary with his 8-tube Strobodyne

 

Category 18: Open

1st (tie): Gary Alley, 1927 8-tube Strobodyne

“Year’s Greatest Radio Circuit”

 

Category 18: Open

2nd (tie): Geoffrey Bourne, Geoff with his Meissner Model 10-1153 Television

Also won Historic Merit

 

 

Category 18: Open

2nd (tie): Geoffrey Bourne, Meissner Model 10-1153 Pre- WWII Television

 

Category 18: Open

2nd (tie): Geoff  Shearer, Geoff with his display of “Round” the World Radios

 

Category 18: Open

2nd (tie): Geoff  Shearer, Display of “Round” the World Radios

Top: Granger & Feitler (G&F) “Searchlight” ca. 1937; 

Left to right: EKCO Model A-22 ca. 1936, Silver Model 159 ca. 1937, 

Detrola Model 5-WG a.k.a. “Wood Bluebird” ca. 1936.

 

Category 18: Open

3rd:  Betty Callis, Pla-Pal Poker Radio Model 6524

 

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