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Ladies Love The Mullard Valve Tester!

Mullard Valve Tester

Ladies Love The Mullard Valve Tester! I asked Mr Mullard Antiques to write me a guest blog about Women working, in what was traditionally seen as a Man’s role, in the 1950s. I was a little bit worried, give Steve this level of freedom and who knows what he would write! Anyway, I’m pleasantly surprised! Thank you, Mullard Magic, for this lighthearted look at Women working at the Mullard Valve factory in the 1950s. Great images! According to Mullard (the manufacturer’s of thermionic valve products), ‘The Mullard High Speed Valve Tester was so simple to use anyone could use it’.  Mullard made…

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Radio Corporation Of America (RCA)

Radio Corporation Of America (RCA)

Radio Corporation Of America (RCA) Thanks to Steve of Mullard Magic for this interesting blog on the origin of the Radio Corporation of America (RCA). The Radio Corporation of America (RCA) was formed in 1919 by General Electric, AT & T and United Fruit with the encouragement of the US Federal Government which wanted to maintain US leadership in long distance communications. Post war American Marconi was bought by General Electric and transferred to RCA. General Electric and Westinghouse made RCA their exclusive marketing channel for receivers and tubes in return for cross licenses to their patents. In 1941 RCA had…

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“For your convenience I am monitored to respond to the name Robby.”

Masudaya 1996 'Robby the Robot'

One of the best-loved androids of all time, ‘Robby the Robot’ is an essential part of any robot enthusiast’s collection. Who wouldn’t want a replica of a genuine science fiction icon in their home?

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What is Vinyl Revival?

Blog Vinyl revival

Vinyl revival is a term that, since 2007, has been bandied about by the media to describe the renewed interest in listening to vinyl gramophone records.

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Mullard Antiques and Collectibles Online Shop Now Open

Mullard Antiques open for business

Hi Everyone, We just want to let you know that Mullard Antiques and Collectibles Online shop is now open for business in a phased launch. We have only uploaded a few products, just to make sure we have identified any teething problems. Please get in touch if you find some! We will continue to stock the shop with new items on a daily basis, so please keep visiting us. You can now find us on social media. Use the following links to direct you:  Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest. We look forward to sharing with you! For our phased launch, all of the…

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Mullard Antiques Online Shop Opening Soon!

Mullard Antiques and Collectibles

Hello Everyone, Welcome to Mullard Antiques and Collectibles! It’s good to make your acquaintance. We’ve been really busy setting up the Mullard Antiques and Collectibles online shop, website, and our social media accounts. You will soon find us on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, and Instagram. We will have lots of items of interest to share with you.  Since we are new to social media, we hope you will help us and also share these with your relatives, friends, and colleagues!   Our online shop will stock a whole host of unusual vintage items from yesteryear including; lighting books, HiFi, vinyl records, jewellery, pottery, miscellaneous household goods,…

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