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Old 12th December 2004, 07:59 AM   #1
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Default Some beautifully made old electronics

Thought a few of you might appreciate the care that was taken on these old instruments.

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Almost puts my Fluke to shame...
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Old 13th December 2004, 08:51 PM   #2
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Nice list of interesting history and designs.


Imagine if we were still using these:

http://www.eskom.co.za/heritage/museum.htm#52

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Old 13th December 2004, 11:42 PM   #3
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There was a subway that used those quite recently, as a matter of fact. Probably a few still running to this day...

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Old 14th December 2004, 03:27 AM   #4
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Checkout that cool video of it!

( Can't view it? Mplayer is a better alternative to WMP )
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