May 2017 MAARC Monthly Meeting
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MAARC is featuring a number of interesting items from two separate estates at our FallFest auction. These items came from a TV/Radio repairman who operated his shop in the 50's and 60's, and an avid Ham operator. The auction items are diverse, featuring:
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RadioFallFest 2016, Sunday, October 16th.
A combined Antique Radio Swap Meet and Vintage AUDIO and HAM Fest
Lots of Radios and Equipment
Vintage audio equipment, amplifiers, tubes, and speakers; antique tube radios, battery powered radios, and transistor radios; records/LPs; amateur & military communications gear; vintage parts, test gear and restoration supplies are welcome!
You never know what will show up (and neither will we!)
So lots of flea 'maarc' - eters, and a big auction, too!
Admission and Flea Market space are FREE!Date: Sunday, October 16, 2016; starts with the flea market - Rain or shine.
Time: gates open by 8 AM
Big Auction begins at 12:00 PM (sooner if raining)
Lodging - Nearest Hotels
Food: There will be food, coffee, and other drinks available for purchase, provided by the Boy Scouts of America Davidsonville Troop. Or bring your own.
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RadioActivity 2016 News
June 23 - 25, 2016 in Timonium, MD
RadioActivity 2016 will be held at the Holiday Inn in Timonium, Maryland.
Meet Theme is "Western Electric"
MAARC is teaming with the Tube Collectors Association (TCA) to make this year’s meet even better than usual.
The TCA meeting will include information about WE tubes. Paul Hart will present a seminar on Western Electric’s contributions to the World War II effort. TCA president and tube expert Ludwell Sibley will share recently found new information on tubes, especially WE tubes. Mike Molnar will do a seminar on Weston test equipment. Ed Lyon will present his annual radio repair clinic.
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Video about the NCRTV MuseumThe Baltimore County Public Library System has made a very nice You Tube video about the National Capital Radio & Television Museum. Check out the link below:
MAARC created this museum and continues to support it. The Club should be proud of this legacy. Note that MAARC members can become Museum members for the discounted price of only $20. The museum website is www.ncrtv.org.