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The Items in this section are provided for study and reference as a museum display of vintage equipment!

Products

DY-88 Dynamotor Power Supply
Powers BC-1306 and RT-77/GRC-9 Radios from 6 VDC @29 Amp, 12 VDC @14 Amp or 24 VDC @6.7 Amps. Outputs 580 V @100ma, 105 V @45ma, 6.3 V @2A, 1.4 V @500ma, 6.3 V @575ma. Usable with other radios sets.
AN/PRC-25 Vietnam Era US Back-Pack VHF Radio
The AN/PRC-25 was the most widely used radio set in Vietnam war by the US troops. The radio is known as the Prick 25 and is very similar to the modern PRC-77 in looks and operation. The radio is a light weight Synthesised VHF man-pack, solid state with the exception of one tube. 2 Watts power output. The radio provides 920 channels in 2 VHF frequency bands 30-52.95 MHz, and 53-75.95 MHz FM, channel spacing 50 KHz. Requires 12.5-15 Volts DC @800 ma and 3 Volts DC for tube heater voltage. Frequency selection by front panel knobs, frequency display by digital mechanical read-out.

The radio is supplied in grade 2, serviced and tested condition and includes the battery box. Other accessories are not included, but maybe available seporatly, Please Ask!
Portable Heterodyne Wave Meter Class D No.1 MkII /1
Self contained portable field instrument for calibration of British W.W.II. radio receivers and transmitters such as Wireless Set No. 18,19, etc. to a given frequency. Manufactured in 1943. Frequency range 1.9-8 Mhz in two ranges. Powered by external 6V battery. Accuracy +/- 2kHz. Supplied in good condition and includes Transit Case No. 7 and accessories.
BG-175 Generator Canvas Bag
BG-175 Canvas Bag for carrying GN-58 Hand Generator. Used with GRC-9 and BC-1306 radio stations as well as some other radio stations. These bags are in used condition and may have some small holes or cuts.
CW-140 / GRC-9 Radio Canvas Bag
CW-140 / GRC-9 Radio Canvas Bag for carrying the GRC-9 radio sets. These bags are in used condition and may have some small holes or cuts.
BG-172 Canvas Accessories Bag for GRC-9 and BC-1306
Canvas Bag for long-wire antennas, cables, and other accessories for the GRC-9 and BC-1306 radio stations. These bags are in used condition and may have some small holes or cuts.
CW-216A Antenna & Accessories Bag
The CW-216A antenna and accessories bag is used with the PRC-8, PRC-9 and PRC-10 as well as other radio sets. The bag allows the storage of the radios accessories such as antenna rods, tape antenna, goose neck and the handset. It is designed to attach to the combat belt around the waist.
M-1945 Belt Suspenders
The M-1945 suspender belt is used in conjunction with the ST-120A carrying harness. It allows the transportation of a PRC-8, PRC-9 or PRC-10 radio as a back-pack.
ST-120A Carrying Harness
The ST-120A is the carrying harness for the PRC-8, PRC-9 and PRC-10 Radios. The carry harness allows the carrying the radio set as a back-pack radio and it is used in conjunction with the M-1945 Suspender Belt.
German TTL-6607 Geiger Counter Training Unit
German made Geiger Counter used by the German Army in the mid 60's.
The TTL 6607 measures radiation in 5 ranges 0.5 r/h, 5 r/h, 50 r/h and 500 r/h. Battery check indicator and Alarm, operates from a 6V battery Not Supplied. The Geiger Counters are supplied untested and include a canvas bag. Usage instructions are written on the front panel in German.
FH-40T West German Geiger Counter
The FH-40T is a very sensitive Geiger Counter for measurement of Beta and Gamma Radiation. Manufactured by Frieseke & Hoepfner in Germany it was used by the West German Army during the cold war. Measures Beta and Gamma radiation in the ranges of 0-1 R/h, 0-25 mR/h and 0-0.5 mR/h. Very low radiation levels can be measured with this device. A Probe Extension is provided for distant measurement and a Ear Piece for audible indication. The counter is radiation proof 1-10000mR/h as well as 0-320 Impulse/Minute. Analogue display of radiation level. Operates from a 6VDC Battery. Approx. Size 16 * 10 * 4.5 cm.
Digital Radiological Test Equipment PDR-7000
The digital Radiological Test Equipment PDR-7000 is a modern, professional Geiger counter with extensive features. Manufactured by FAG Kugelfischer in Germany to very high military standards.

The counter is auto-ranging with a built-in LCD display that shows the results both digitally and analogue. A power on self test routine makes sure the unit is functioning correctly. The Geiger Counter is so sensitive that it can measure very low normal background radiation. For example, the normal background radiation in London is between 0,07 ?Gy/h and 0,09 ?Gy/h. The unit can take readings externally with a 15 meter probe extension cable and the Gamma Probe DT 7002 as well as the Beta-Gamma Probe DT 7003 and a special probe DT 7004 for testing radiation in liquids.

Operation is by 2 standard 1.5 Volt D size batteries Not Supplied or by a external mains (220-230 V) or by a adaptor from the 12 Volt vehicle supply. The power adapters are supplied with this kit. The test equipment also comes complete with two Carrying Straps, one Earphone and several plastic bags and beakers for taking samples. The complete equipment is stored in a extremely strong airtight and watertight Aluminium carrying case. The equipment is supplied in Brand New condition.

Measurements Units: ?Gy/h or cGy/h (Intensity), in cGy (Dosage) oder CPS (Impulse).
Measuring Range: 0 to 999 cGy/h, 0 to 999 cGy or 0 to 9990 CPS.
Switch-able alarm threshold values in five steps (up to 20 or 100 ?Gy/h,0,1 or 1 or 10 cGy/h).
RACAL UK PTC-404 Field Telephone
The Racal UK PTC-404, 2 Wire Field Telephone safely operates from 6 VDC using 4 D Cells and connects by 2 core wire. These field Phones are designed to be water and dust proof. Operational range is over 10 miles!!! (28km). 3 Modes of operation, Normal for normal speech, Whisper for when circumstances only permits whispering in to the microphone and Test to test operation and communications link. Also featured is a variable Audio and Visual Alarm facility.

A Pair or more of these Field Telephones make an ideal and easy communication link between two or more points such as house to the garden shed, or from cave to the surface.

** Field Telephones are supplied complete with Handset and Nylon Carry Bag. Supplies are limited.

For high quality telephone cable please have a look here,

800 Meters DON-10, WD1/TT, D-10 Twisted Pair Telephone Cable

The DON-10 is a two core twisted pair high temperature, fire resistant Telephone Cable with breaking resistance of up to 1/2 Tonne! These cables are used over long distances to connect together field telephones, line equipment and field telephone exchanges as well as remote handsets to Clansman radios.

BE310 - Sarbe 3 Battery
6135-99-519-2369, 13.5 Volt Battery, for BE310 - Sarbe 3 Rescue Radio. Dated 1994-1996.
CUA-12 Battery For Russian P-126 Radios
The CUA-12 accumulators are used with the P-126 series of Receivers. 1.5 Volt 12 Amp Hours, Silver Zinc cells supplied without electrolyte and must be filled before charging. Charge rate is 1.2 Amp for 12 hours. Made in Bulgaria, new and unissued dated 1974, untested.
Russian KNP-20 / HKN-20 2.4 Volts 20Ah Russian Battery
The KNP-20 or HKN-20 is a Nickel Iron battery and are welded together in two's and produce 2.4 Volts 20Ah. Size 80*60*120mm.

Used with the Russian R-107 and other radios. The battery is supplied without electrolyte and must be filled before charging. Electrolyte is a solution of Potassium Hydroxide in distilled water with a small amount of Lithium Hydroxide. Electrolyte density 1.16 g/ml. Normal charging rate, 4 Amp for 6 hours. New and un-issued dated 1983, untested.
Russian KN-13 / HK-13 - 1.25 Volt 14Ah Nickel Iron Battery
The KN-13 or HK-13 battery is a 1.25 Volt 14 Ah Nickel Iron Battery, used with the P-323 and P-326 as well as other Russian portable radio sets. Dimensions 80*30*120mm.

The battery is supplied without electrolyte and must be filled before charging. Electrolyte is a solution of Potassium Hydroxide in distilled water with a small amount of Lithium Hydroxide. Electrolyte density 1.2 g/ml. Normal charging rate, 2.3 Amp for 6 hours. Supplied in new and un-issued condition dated 1971, untested.
Russian KH-24 / 2NK24 - 2.5 Volt 24Ah Nickel Iron Battery
The KH-24 (2NK24) Battery is a 2.5 Volt 24Ah Nickel Iron Battery, used with the R-105D, R-108D, R-109D, R-407 as well as other Russian portable radio sets. Dimensions 120*65*185mm.

The battery is supplied without electrolyte and must be filled before charging. Electrolyte is a solution of Potassium Hydroxide in distilled water with a small amount of Lithium Hydroxide. Electrolyte density 1.2 g/ml. Normal charging rate, 3.3 Amp for 6 hours. Supplied in new and un-issued condition dated 1971, untested.
Racal MA-934 Battery
The MA-934 battery is used with the Racal TRA-931 Syncal 30 and some other Racal radios. 24 Volts output. The battery is made up of standard D type rechargeable battery cells. The MA-934 battery is supplied in used condition and the cells would probably be dead. The battery case can easily be taken apart for cell replacement.
BA-279 Dry Battery
The BA-279 is the original battery for the PRC-8, PRC-9, and the PRC-10 series of radios. The BA-279 is supplied as New-Old-Stock. They are well past sell-by date and are probably dead. The battery's case is of metal construction and for those who like to keep radio equipment original is ideal for fitting a BA-511A PSU and batteries inside the case.
Racal Primary Battery 12 or 24 Volts with Charger
Racal Primary Battery for use with modern Racal man-packs which require 12 or 24 Volt supply.

These Lithium batteries are past sell by date and in good used condition. The battery box can be taken apart for easy cell replacement. The batteries have a build-in charger. Available in 2 versions, 12 Volt MA-9364A or 24 Volt MA-9361A, Supplied in untested condition.
Clansman Battery Charger 28 Volt DCCU
Clansman Fast Battery Charger D.C. 14V, NSN 6130-99-117-0450. Charges 24 volt batteries from 28 Volt DC input. Features include a shorter charging time, automatic termination of charging when the batteries are fully charged and a fully charged battery indicator. Can charge 1-3.3 Ah 24 Volt Batteries.
Supplied in good tested condition, input and output cables are not included, but are available separately, See options below.
24 Volt to 12 Volt Converter
Solid state voltage converter, Input 24 VDC, Output 12VDC. Fuse protected input/output and includes a mounting plate. Made in England by Powertron Ltd.
Wireless Set Number 58 PSU
This PSU is fitted inside the WS-58 backpack and provides the various voltages that the radio needs from batteries that are stored in the back pack. It is supplied with the original leads and plug.
Wireless Set Number 19 MKIII PSU
Wireless set number 19 MKIII Power Supply with internal dynamotor.
BC-611 Power Supply Unit
Custom made specially for the BC-611 W.W.II. Radio sets. Uses 4 standard D size batteries to provide both LT, and HT supplies to the radio. No modifications is required. Power Supply and batteries fit neatly inside the BC-611.
Solartron Adjustable Power Supply
This power supply is fully adjustable both output current and voltage. 230 - 110 Volt input, output 0-40 Volts @ 0-5 Amps. Output voltage is adjusted by thumbwheel switches with fine voltage adjustment. Current adjustment is by rotary switch. A meter is provided for monitoring the output current. Made by Solartron in England for the British Army. The PSU is supplied in good working order.
VIC-1 System Interconnecting Cable
System interconnecting cable, this cable connects the AM-1780 Audio Amplifier to the C-2289 Control Boxes. The cables are available in various short lengths, 12 inches to about 49 Inches. Please E-Mail us with your requirements.
VIC-1 System Power Cable
This is the System power cable which powers the AM-1780 Audio Amplifier. It is generally available in one length only which is about 126 Cm, 49 Inches.
C-2289 Control Box for VIC-1 Vehicle Intercom System
The C-2298 is the standard Crewmember Control Box in a VIC-1 Intercom system. The C-2298/VRC allows vehicle crewmembers to select, by means of the MONITOR switch and the audio accessory controls, to communicate with other crewmembers via the intercom circuit, or remotely operate or monitor any radio equipment connected to the AM-1780/VRC.

When connected to a special port on the AM-1780/VRC, the standard control box becomes a Commander's Control Box, allowing the vehicle commander to control and/or override crewmember functions of the intercom and radio equipment.

AN/VIC-1 Vehicle Intercom System Over-View
The AN/VIC-1 is a part of electrical harness of vehicles such as Tanks, Armoured Personnel Carriers and Self Propelled Howitzers. The AN/VIC-1 Intercommunications system provides tactical vehicle crew members with facilities for communications with radio connected to the system, as well as facilities for communicating with each other. It includes the AM-1780 and intercommunications remote control box C-2298. The number of remote control units used are dependent upon type of vehicle and its operational requirements.
  • Can support 2 Transmit / Receive radios and 2 Receive only radios.
  • Provides up to six intercom stations.
  • Push to talk can be selected for all stations or just the commanders station.
  • Each intercom station can select ALL or Radios A/B/C or intercom only operation.
  • Radio volume is reduced automatically when intercom is keyed.
  • Passive mode operation of radio's audio when the system is not powered.
  • Simplifies radio and intercom wiring.
  • Stations can use a Headset, CVC Helmet, H-180 headphones, H-250 Handset or M-80 Microphone.
  • Ruggedly constructed, water resistant and weather proof to military specification.
  • Operates from 24 Volt DC vehicle power supply.
AM-1780/VRC Audio Amplifier for VIC-1 Vehicle Intercom System
The AM-1780 is the main junction box / audio amplifier for the AN/VIC-1 Vehicle Intercom System. It provides control of the 24 Volt DC power to the associated crewmember control boxes and to the radio system that may be connected to the amplifiers. The amplifiers also amplify and control the audio signals in the intercommunication (intercom) and radio circuits.

AN/VIC-1 Vehicle Intercom System Over-View

The AN/VIC-1 is a part of electrical harness of vehicles such as Tanks, Armoured Personnel Carriers and Self Propelled Howitzers. The AN/VIC-1 Intercommunications system provides tactical vehicle crew members with facilities for communications with radio connected to the system, as well as facilities for communicating with each other. It includes the AM-1780 and intercommunications remote control box C-2298. The number of remote control units used are dependent upon type of vehicle and its operational requirements.
  • Can support 2 Transmit / Receive radios and 2 Receive only radios.
  • Provides up to six intercom stations.
  • Push to talk can be selected for all stations or just the commanders station.
  • Each intercom station can select ALL or Radios A/B/C or intercom only operation.
  • Radio volume is reduced automatically when intercom is keyed.
  • Passive mode operation of radio's audio when the system is not powered.
  • Simplifies radio and intercom wiring.
  • Stations can use a Headset, CVC Helmet, H-180 headphones, H-250 Handset or M-80 Microphone.
  • Ruggedly constructed, water resistant and weather proof to military specification.
  • Operates from 24 Volt DC vehicle power supply.
Vehicle Intercom Kit
Simple solution to a big problem, no need to buy a expensive radio system for your military vehicle just to add intercom facilities between the driver and commander. The system can work with or without a radio system. Duplex voice communications is possible. Can interface to Larkspur Vehicle Radio equipment such as C-13, C-45. Works on 24 VDC.
Interconnecting Box, Gun Control / Audio Amplifier
NSN 5820-99-900-9552 was originally intended for remote audio control of line and radio in British Armoured Vehicles. Has 4 Remote Guns Control lines. Larkspur type connectors for audio and power. Audio Gain control, Radio or Line selector control. 24 Volt operation. Can be used with Larkspur Vehicle Radio equipment such as C-13, C-45, or as a stand alone vehicle intercom system.
Clansman PRC-319, PRC-320 Morse Key
These Morse keys are used with the British Clansman PRC-319 and PRC-320 or other Clansman back-pack radios. designed to be strapped to the leg, the cable terminates with a 7 pin standard Clansman audio plug. Can easily be modified and used with other radio equipment. The Belt Buckles are missing from these keys.
Clansman Robust Vehicle Morse Key
The vehicle and fix station robust Clansman Morse Key. It is used with the VRC-321, VRC-353, can also be used with Clansman back-pack radios such as PRC-319, PRC-320 when used in a stationary role. The cable terminates with a 7 pin standard Clansman audio plug. It is a great Morse Key to use and can easily be modified and used with other radio equipment. NSN: 5805-99-652-6572. Supplied in good condition.
British Navy Morse Key
Just in!, another one of these great Morse Keys.

These Morse keys were manufactured in England in the 1950's for the British Navy. It is a large heavy desk top key and is fully adjustable and very enjoyable to use. On / Off Switch is provided on the front. The key is supplied in very good used condition.
J-37 Morse Key Desktop Version
Morse key for use with GRC-9 and other W.W.II Radios. Can be mounted on a table top.
J-37 Morse Key
Morse key for use with GRC-9, BC-1306 and other war time radios. Complete with spring type leg strap.
No.1 MKII Morse Key
Morse Key, type YA S414. Plastic version of the KEY, WT-8 AMP enclosed in a metal housing for use with a field radio.
British Army Morse Key Trainer
Made by Irwin Desman Ltd. in England, NSN 6940-99-219-2848. These keys were used by the MOD in the training of new radio operators. The unit uses 2 standard 9 Volt PP3 Batteries. Built in sounder with external speaker jack. Has Tone and Volume adjustment controls. Morse key is fully adjustable and is of sturdy metal construction.
Base Aerial Support
5820-99-9490981, British made antenna mast base for British equipment and military vehicles.
Base Aerial Support
Base Aerial Support
MP-68 Ground Plane Mast Base
Ground plane antenna when used with combinations of AB-21, AB-24, MS-116, MS-118. Whip masts installed as three radiating elements and one vertical. Has 3 diameter ceramic feed-through insulator with UHF connection. A clamp allows installation on top of 1.6 diameter masts.
MP-50 Antenna Mount
MP-50 Antenna mounting bracket with 2 diameter mounting hole. For mounting AB-15 or MP-65 type antenna mast base to military vehicles or other flat surfaces.
Vehicle Antenna Rod Set for Landrovers & Jeeps (Same as MS-116, MS-117 & MS-118 Antenna Rods)
This is the standard vehicle antenna rods that were fitted to many military vehicles such as the British Landrovers using the Clansman radios and American Jeeps.

The antenna rod sets are supplied as a set of three 1 meter 3 feet painted copper-coated steel antenna rods. The rods are sequentially screwed into one another and extend to 3 meters 9 feet.

Up to two extra bottom section rods can be added to extend height to 5 meters 16 feet total.

The antenna rods would fit the following American antenna mast bases, MP-65, AB-22, AB-24, as well as most British mast bases such as the Clansman Base Aerial Support No. 31 and NATO vehicle antenna mast bases. American part number for the rods is MS-116A, MS-117A, MS-118A.

The standard set is supplied as a set of 3 rods, extended rodset is also available, please choose below. The rods are supplied in good used condition, grade 2.
Racal Vehicle Antenna
Supplied brand new in 2 sections. Total length 240 Cm.
Racal TRA-967 Long Antenna
Long antenna rod for the British TRA-967 and other similar radios. Antenna is made up of 8 Sections with a total length of 248 Cm when fully extended, antenna sections are connected together with a steel wire. Racal part number 712136.
Racal TRA-967 Short Antenna
Short antenna rod for the British TRA-967 and other similar radios. Antenna is made up of 6 Sections with a total length of 102 Cm when fully extended, antenna sections are connected together with a springy cord. Racal part number 711152.
Racal Antenna Wire Element Plastic Spool
Made by Racal Antennas Ltd. in England. Designed to be slung over a tree or similar object, for quick basic antenna for a radio set. Wire and stays are wound onto a Plastic Spool. NSN: 5820-99-117-7440. Available in used condition.
Clansman Antenna Wire Element Metal Spool
Designed to be slung over a tree or similar objects for a quick basic antenna for a radio set. Wire is wound on a Metal Spool with pull out handle and wire guide. Made for Clansman radio equipment. NSN: 5820-99-620-7373. Available in good used condition.