Vintage Anthology, 2019 3rd Edition

VINTAGE ANTHOLOGY, by David W. Ishmael, WA6VVL, has been professionally reprinted as a regular bound book, July 2019, and is now ready!
Dave’s book is a 209 page collection of 42 articles he wrote for Electric Radio magazine but most of them never appeared in print. The articles were written between September 1991 and March 2003 but never published in ER, they only appear in this book.

The book 216 pages of text and photos that is valuable information for builders and restorers. These articles cover a wide variety of subjects, with an emphasis on home-brew construction projects. Mr. Ishmael is a craftsman when it comes to building radio equipment.

There are also several excellent articles on equipment restoration, such as the Hallicrafters SX-100, several Johnson transmitters and equipment from Heath.
(Click on the Table of Contents photo to see it larger.)

One of the continuing favorites is Dave’s 5-band 100 watt CW transmitter project, built mostly with surplus and parts from swap meets. The book is complete with excellent, clearly drawn schematic diagrams and sharp photographs. It now comes in an 8-1/2 x 11-inch size in a regular book binding. (The former spiral binding has been discontinued.)

If you appreciate home built radio equipment or learning correct restoration techniques, you will appreciate this book!


Available on backorder


Additional information

Weight34 oz
Dimensions12 × 19 × 4 in