Antique Electronics and Vintage Solid State

Triplett No. 639-OS meter case

I also bought a Triplett leather meter case at Barno Electronics. The lady who runs the place told me that she used to have more new old stock Triplett meters and meter cases, but some collector came through and bought a lot of her stock. …

Ungar soldering iron components

We often visit my sister-in-law's family in Pittsburgh at Christmas time. While there, I like to visit Barno Electronics in McKeesport. It's like stepping into a time machine back to an independent electronics parts retailer in the mid-1960's. …

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