New for 2017-18 is a SOLID STATE AMPLIFIER project, a design for a powerful high fidelity amplifier. For details, CLICK HERE
'Time to Kill'
is a paranormal ghost story with elements of time travel plus a maniacal murderer and a 1930s valve radio that seems to be possessed...
'The Mind of Charles Allen' is the story of one man's lifelong fight to bring a murderer to justice - but along the way he has to fight inner demons of his own.
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The five links at the top of the page lead to dozens of pages on the general subject
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UPDATED OCTOBER 2017
All books available on Amazon and by order from most good bookshops.
My guide to the subject of valve radio
collecting and restoring. An ideal introduction
to this fascinating subject.
VINTAGE VALVE RADIOS
From basic principles to full chassis and cabinet restoration. Beginner-friendly, simplified and virtually maths-free. The theory starts from the atom and goes on by stages to cover the entire range of components and circuitry to be found in valve receivers.
VINTAGE RADIO WORLD
WELL OVER 100 PAGES OF USEFUL DATA AND INFORMATION