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 Post subject: Micro-Perophone radiogram on UK eBay.
PostPosted: Sun Oct 18, 2020 4:32 am 
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Victor VI
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In an attempt to move with the times, Micro-Perophone introduced this compact radiogram in about 1932, but the business did not survive WW2.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Micro-peroph ... 1438.l2649

As well as the eBay offering (not mine) which requires a lot of work, I attach a picture of a restored example.


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 Post subject: Re: Micro-Perophone radiogram on UK eBay.
PostPosted: Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:18 am 
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This is really interesting! I’d be tempted myself but for the fact it is too far to go get in these plague infested times,coupled with my inability to tinker effectively (and safely) with electrickery.

I hope someone makes a good show if restoring it - lovely design!
"I might of come across a darned sight cleverer if I'd kept my mouth shut....."


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