Antique Electronics and Vintage Solid State

RCA WG-299D Probe Repair

One of my RCA WV-98’s from the MIT lab clean-out came with a WG-299D probe that was suffering from a very brittle plastic shell. 

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As soon as I started to use it, the main shell of the probe fragmented into shards of plastic. …

History of Precision's Signal Generators

I did a little research into the history of Precision’s signal generators via the scans of “Service” magazine hosted by David Gleason’s AmericanRadioHistory.com.

The E-100

E-100 photo

Precision’s earliest signal general was the E-100.

© Steve Byan 2011-2016