Adverts for old electronic stuff

Mike writes – “I recently picked up a box of old copies of the UK electronics trade publication ‘Electronic Engineering’ from the early to mid-1950s. These contain lots of historically interesting adverts for components etc. which were the latest technology of the time, giving a different view to the sort of stuff in the more commonly found vintage hobbyist publications.”Link.

3 thoughts on “Adverts for old electronic stuff

  1. If you put a piece of black paper behind the page you’re scanning, you won’t get the bleedthrough from the other side of the page as much.

  2. Anyone know about legal issues involved in scanning and posting old magazines? I have a lot of popular electronics issues from the 60’s-70’s. There’s a lot of good stuff in them.

  3. “all depends” —- there are always potential legal issues – drop me a note, let’s figure out what’s possible…

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