WW2 GEC US ARMY SIGNAL CORPS ANTENNA TUNING UNIT BC 306 B
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WW2 GEC US ARMY SIGNAL CORPS ANTENNA TUNING UNIT BC 306 B

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GEC US ARMY SIGNAL CORPS ANTENNA TUNING UNIT BC 306 B

This type of ATU was used during WWII on the B29 aircraft ('Flying Fortress') for transmitting and receiving.

Summary

  • Matt Black
  • Serial Number 104709
  • Made by GEC USA
  • Ground transportable; used between tactical field units. It was transported in vehicles or cargo aircraft.
  • Part of US Army Signal Corps Radio Equipment SCR 177-B
    • Principal Components:
      • Receiver BC-189
      • Transmitter BC-191/ BC-375
      • Antenna Tuning Unit BC-306
      • Tuning Unit TU-3, TU-5, TU-6
  • Antenna change over switch SW-223.
  • Marked SC B301 A in Orange on the side.
  • Four Mounting clips, and porcelain insulators in place.
  • Antenna Variometer Switch and control knob, and 'lock' knob are all present.
  • Weight: 5kg
  • Measurements (WxDxH) excluding base plate:- 20.3cm (8") x 20.3cm (8") x 40.3cm (16")

Rare, and in pretty good condition with some surface scuffs and scratches, but no dents, commensurate with age and use.


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