The Meltrope electric Pickup

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The Meltrope electric Pickup

Post by Gmemg » Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:48 pm

Amplifiers Ltd - the Makers of the Meltrope soundbox did many other things as well including making very advanced looking pickups to enable a gramophone to play through a Radio - and with a number of colletts so that different sized steel or fibre - yes you can use Fibre needles - can be used

they weren't cheap, 50/- would have bought a new suit at Montague Burtons ! (Some gramophone collectors still wear theirs to - day)
here's an Advert from 1934

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