Home Made Television Receiver

Made:
1942-1950 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

Early television receiver made by member of RAF, converted from oscilloscope screen, 1946-1950. TRE, Gee navigator - converted into TV receiver, c 1942 components. Sets like this were often nicknamed 'Green Screen Wonders'.

Details

Category:
Television
Object Number:
1993-5007
Materials:
electronic components, glass, metal (unknown), textile covered wires, wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
viewer: 410 mm x 460 mm x 530 mm,
loudspeaker: 350 mm x 335 mm x 190 mm,
type:
television receiver
taxonomy:
  • component - object
status:
Permanent collection

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