My collection of antique radios and vintage test equipment and electronics is constantly expanding.
This page is designed to give you a general description of the larger sections and help you navigate to the main pages of the categories listed below.
It by no means lists the over 300 pages and over 500,000 files and schematics available on my electronics related web sites, but you may use the site
search options below the search box to search by site, category, manufacture, or model number.
*** Please Note: Some sections have grown too large for my original site and are now listed under their own domain names including
original Factory Service Manuals,
and Supreme Test Instruments.
My Radio & Test Equipment Collections:
- Antique and Vintage Radio Collection
Everything from battery powered vacuum tube radios manufactured in the 1920's through transistor radios produced in the 1950s and early 60s.
- Antique and Vintage Phonographs and Record Players
- My Vintage and Antique Test Equipment Collection (most popular section)
In recent years my interest in vintage test equipment has grown. My collection of antique radio test equipment has outdistanced my radio collection by leaps and bounds.
Most of this collection is from the early years of radio and my main interest is test equipment from the 1920's, 1930's, and 1940s.
- Soldering Tools, Irons, and Guns
- Tubes and Parts
- Cardboard Calculators
- Vintage Computers
- Stereo 3D Viewers and Projectors
- My Tools Items I use on the workbench, including my tool case, specialized hand tools, meters, etc.
I stock over 380,000 original factory service manuals and schematics for antique radios and vintage record players, car radios, amplifiers and test equipment.
My library covers most major U.S. and Canadian brands from the 1920s through the 1960s.
- The Electronics Workbench
- Equipment Reviews (Coming Soon) On-line reviews of test equipment and tools
- The Blog My blog of observations and comments about what's happening in my collection, and the electronics field both vintage and current.
- Contests Electronics related contests I run.
- Miscellaneous What doesn't fit anywhere else.
- List of Patent Dates by year.
- Items Wanted Things I'm looking for currently.
- Contact me
- *** Links My links site: AntiqueAirwaves.com
As my collection grows, new categories, sites, and pages are created. Check here for pages I have added recently.
Links To My Related web Sites:
- *** AntiqueAirwaves.com My links site for information on collecting antique radios and test equipment.
- *** AntiqueRadioSchematics.org I have around 500,000 service manuals and schematics for vintage radios, record players, amplifires,
and test equipment in my current electronics library available for download.
- *** TheSchematicMan.com Original and downloadable SAMS Photofact Service Manuals.
- *** UpYourBench.org My workbench related contest web site.
- *** Supreme Instruments Corp. My collection of vintage test equipment manufactured by Supreme Instruments.