When a radio amateur buys a classic car, classic radios have to go into it! The BC191/BC312 and BC652/BC653 were the radios used in those days, so finding those was the next project.
BC191 transmitter with and without front lid
Connection diagram in the crate, and an old BC312 receiver
Inside of a BC191 tuning unit
Outside of unit, and BC191 with tuning unit removed
Switches and potmeters behind the power tubes
Lighting the tubes
Tuning unit with covers back on
Many crystals are needed
We used the Dodge to get a BC653/BC652
It still looks very good
Testing the rig
The BC652 receiver with 14v dynamotor installed, and the 24v one on top.