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Retro tech - British Relay



 
 
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Old December 26th 16, 09:44 AM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Dan[_3_]
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Not seen this posted on here before

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ltI09lTuGjk

Some interesting stuff, use of twisted pair, a pay tv box (insert 2/- for a
film) a look inside the TV repair workshop & lots of footage of the tech of
the time. Them were the days.
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Old December 27th 16, 04:09 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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Default Retro tech - British Relay

The coin boxes on the QE2 pay to view sets, similar to those used in hotels
were very basic as I recall.
None of yer smart cards in those days. put in yer coins turn the knob and
watch.
Brian

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Not seen this posted on here before

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ltI09lTuGjk

Some interesting stuff, use of twisted pair, a pay tv box (insert 2/- for
a
film) a look inside the TV repair workshop & lots of footage of the tech
of
the time. Them were the days.



 




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