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  1. Wanted - a WS19 dog bone

    Hi Guys, Thanks for all the information supplied,now sorted.Thank you. All the best, Kevin.
  2. WS19 variometer seating plate

    Hi, Thank you very much for that link -I will watch that item with interest. All the best, Kevin.
  3. Hi Guys, I am looking for either a variometer seating plate or the dimensions of it so that I can make one up.I know the shape from Wireless for the Warrior vol 2 and I estimate that the dimensions are 6" long,4" wide, with 1" uprights - does that sound about right? Any help or advice would be much appreciated.Thank you. All the best, Kevin.
  4. ws19 to variometer coax cable

    Hi PT, Thank you for your reply. Thats good to know that Louis Meulstee thinks that RG213U would make an acceptable replacement for the origenal cable.I will bear that in mind. All the best, Kevin.
  5. ws19 to variometer coax cable

    Hi Diana, Thanks for your reply - I hadn't thought of tv cable so will bear that in mind as an option. All the best, Kevin.
  6. ws19 to variometer coax cable

    Hi Paul, Thank you very much for your reply - if you do have a spare one that would be great. All the best. Kevin.
  7. Hi All, ref ws19 -I am needing to make up a coax cable to run from the 'A' set aerial socket to the variometer.From 'Wireless for the Warrior' I understand that the coax should be of 80 ohm impedance - I can find 50 ohm easily but not 80 ohm.What coax cable should I use? I understand that the length should be 42" - is this critical or is the length more to do with where the variometer is situated within the ws19 set up? Sorry if this sounds a silly question but I am new to military radios so any help/advice that you can give would be much appreciated. Thank you. Kevin.
  8. Hi Guys, I am looking for a 6/6 pin dog bone to complete my ws19 - does anyone have a spare one by any chance please?Thank you. All the best, Kevin
  9. Wanted - WS19 6 pin plug

    Hi PT, Thanks for that information - I had looked before but the ones that I saw were all 12 pin and not six - I will however keep checking ebay for new additions.Thanks again. All the best, Kevin.
  10. Hi, I have recently obtained a WS19 mk2 which does not have the power cable ( from battery to PSU) and am now looking for either a complete power cable or the 6 pin plug that connects to the PSU. Would anyone happen to have a spare one by any chance? All the best, Kevin.
  11. Tiny Tim battery charger

    Hi Dean, I have 3 Tiny Tims in running order with a 4th that I am currently restoring.They are all 12v 300watts, I believe that some were also made as 24v units.There are several videos of these units on Youtube which might help you,also there are entries on an American forum -Smokstak - which are useful. Thay were made by Continental Motors corp,Muskegon,Mich.,USA. I have been advised that they were used as auxillary engines in Allied tanks during WW2 to charge up the main engine batteries and to power the radios. There are various 'manuals' about which give basic information . Hope that helps you a little. All the best, Kev.
  12. R209 receiver

    Hi Guys Thank you for your replies. Matchfuzee - That site certainly looks interesting Gordon - My set is the 6v one which makes it the mk1.I will need a 12v-6v converter so will check them out on ebay. PT - Thank you for the offer and yes I am interested.It is the 6volt 3 pin triangular socket that I need as shown in my 2nd photo. Sorry about the photo link - not sure what I did there as I wanted the actual photo to be shown in the post! All the best, Kevin.
  13. R209 receiver

    Hi Guys, I have recently obtained an R209 receiver and was wondering if someone could kindly advise me if this is a mk1 or mk2? At present I am unsure because the plate shows just shows R209,by the power socket it shows 6v dc - I think that the mk2 is 12v? https://imgur.com/8UPpB8v Is it possible to date this unit? The plate shows ZA25433 MW serial no. 00671. Does anyone know where I can obtain a power plug and a manual for this unit from please? https://imgur.com/O4LrrKt Any help or advice would be much appreciated. All the best, Kevin.
  14. WW2 R1155 receiver

    Hi Guys, Thank you all very much for your informative replies - they have certainly given me some pointers and things to think about. All the best, Kev.
  15. WW2 R1155 receiver

    Hi Mogmaner, Thank you for your helpfull reply - by the way - nice set up you have there. To you experienced guys this is probably a very silly question but showing my lack of knowledge on this subject - if I wanted to use an r1155 radio receiver at a show - how would I power it up? As it needs 2 different voltages will I need a transformer of some kind? I had origenally thought that I could power this from a 12v battery, this would appear not to be the case. Any help or advice would be much appreciated. All the best, Kev.