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What kind of headphones did professional radiomen use?

What kind of headphones did professional radiomen use?

Western Electric 509-W and similar model headphones were among the highest quality headphones and the first choice for professional radiomen back in the 1920’s. They were based on the same design made by Western Electric for use in WW-I which include the model P-II used with the Signal Corps DeForest BC-14A crystal radio]

What kind of headphones are in working condition?

These are probably circa 1916 or possibly a couple of years earlier, with the double celluloid headband, ball and socket swivels, and early headband hardware. They are in working condition and actually sound great on my crystal radio with very good sensitivity and tone. The cord appears to be a replacement vintage cloth cord.

What kind of headphones did Western Electric make?

Batch of 6 early earphone units Six single earphone units all functional with good coils as below: Western Electric 400 single unit, working condition Western Electric 179W single unit, good coils, cap has broken rim and repaired break Western Electric 504W single unit good working condition with cord and strap

What kind of radios are used at 24 Hour races?

There is wind noise filtering and also an anti-panting feature – your friends cannot hear your panting but only when you talk! I can recommend the Motorola T5522 radios with VOX (though PTT is more reliable). Used to use them to co-ordinate at 24 hour races.

What kind of headphones do you use for a pocket radio?

Btech’s headphones act as an external antenna to enhance your radio signal. Available in silver, blue, orange, and white, this pocket radio is an excellent choice for long-lasting performance. Btech’s headphones act as an external antenna to enhance your radio signal.

Can you listen to the radio with headphones?

Yes, with one of these quality radio headphones, you can listen to your favorite radio tunes wherever you go, even when the power’s out. The days of lugging around clunky radios are over. Instead, you can listen to all your favorite AM and FM stations on a pair of headphones without even having to plug them in anywhere.

Which is the best battery operated pocket radio?

AM FM Battery Operated Portable Pocket Radio – Best Reception and Longest Lasting. AM FM Compact Transistor Radios Player Operated by 2 AA Battery, Mono Headphone Socket, by Vondior (Silver) .