New, New TardisBuilders!
Started by DoctorWho8, Jan 17, 2013, 05:24 pm
Quote from: Kingpin on Jan 19, 2013, 02:00 pmI don't think the grey one's military use, you can see spots of red paint on the black rim of one of the connectors.
Quote from: DoctorWho8 on Jan 19, 2013, 03:24 pmPurple followed up by saying he's been using acetone to strip away the paint and he's seeing red under the gray. So it may be they are red by default and got repainted to signify being used by different departments/companies?Bill "the Doctor" Rudloff
Quote from: DoctorWho8 on Jan 17, 2013, 05:24 pmOld friend Purple had a rare find whilst delivering something to a guy's house. Low and behold what he found on a shelf.http://purpleblancmange.wordpress.com/2013/01/13/if-you-go-down-to-the-vault-today-yesterday-actually/#commentsFurther research by commenter Mark Quested discovered it was a Reflex Klystron VA22A valve used in Radar and communications from the 1950's.Bill "the Doctor" Rudloff