BVWS Bulletin Volume 36, Number 2 (Summer 2011)

BVWS BulletinVolume 36, Number 2 (Summer 2011)

Front cover:  HMV 907, 1938
Back cover:  Telefunken Carino U1465, 1955

Page Title Summary/Notes
4 Notes from The Great Optical Illusion
Gordon Bussey, John Liften and Carl Glover
Special exhibition at the Science Museum (March to September 1980) dealing with television and its impact on the world
14 Maestro Radio circa 1932
Gary Tempest
18 DIY Philco B-537 Deluxe People's Set
Robert Derwent
20 Pictures from Spring Harpenden 2011
Photos by Carl Glover
22 The Fada 740
Roger Grant
American midget
25 So you want to build a standards converter revisited. Again!
Jeffrey Borinsky FIEE CEng
28 Queries and responses from the floor at the BVWS AGM, 2011
29 Audiojumble 2011
Photos by Carl Glover
32 McMichael Duplex Four - a chance discovery
Ray Bayliss
34 The Murphy A100
Peter Nash
37 A Transformer Shorted Turns Tester
Stef Niewiadomski
38 Making replica wooden radio knobs
Colin Wood
41 Gordon Bussy, an obituary
David Read
42 Book Review: Before We Went Wireless
reviewed by Ivor Hughes and David Ellis Evans
David Edward FRS - His Life, Inventions and discoveries (1829-1900)