High Fidelity Loudspeaker OF Unique Design - John Hilliard describes the introduction of the Altec Duplex speaker which will become the legendary 604. This however is the Altec 603. http://www.iti...
Friday, March 19, 2010
The Blue Flame....
I know that Dave will get onto me for the onslaught of pictures, but I can't help it. When I fired this one up, I was taken...
I mean, it looks like it is on fire, right?
I got lost in those streams of electrons.. you can trace them from the filament to the plate.. see the lighter and darker streams?
And then there is the filament itself....
I can't leave it a total tease. Here she is in the daylight. Once again, a nod to Western Electric. Even their globe shapes are just slightly different than all the others...
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