Tuesday, January 22, 2008

The SCR-284 Radio

The SCR-284 was considered a portable radio, but at 250 pounds, it was rather cumbersome out of a vehicle. It required two people to operate, one to crank the generator for transmitting, the other to handle the controls. For receiving, the radio used battery power.

2 comments:

ham operator said...

juu scr very cood . my wandet tm 11-275 manuals copy .my radio wery pad corrosion tube socet and wires tube filament not contac.

Richard said...

I have a complete one with orange Signal Corps stampings + spare tubes and a whip attenna mount with truck brackets + dynometer and crank stand with the generator....never been used + manuals....value of something like this? Manafactured by "Crosby"

let me know