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The WS 19 Established & Designed in England 1940
Royal Signals Established 28 June 1920

For the open exchange of information and opinions about collecting, restoring, maintaining and operating the Wireless Set No 19 and all other radios, as well as line and other forms of comms equipment, used by the Allied forces before, during and after World War II. For organising operating events with the broadest possible participation. Anyone interested in military communications equipment, vintage and modern, are most welcome.

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We now have a range of solid-state vibrator kits available to allow you to reuse your old and failed
4 pin shunt and series power supply vibrators. For more details of the kits available and prices click here.



Louis Meulstee
Key and Plug Assemblies An overview..




 

Compendium 1 "Spark to Larkspur"
(Wireless Sets 1910-1948)

Compendium 2 "Spark to Larkspur" (Special Sets, Receivers and Larkspur) is divided into five main sections and sub-divided into chapters by application, operational use, range or family of sets, and date of introduction.


Compendium 3 and 4 "Foreign Equipment Data Sheets" (Part 1 and Part 2) contains a facsimile reprint of a German World War 2 publication entitled 'Signal Equipment' ('Nachrichtengerät'), also known as D50/13. The publication is Volume 13 in the 'Foreign Equipment Data Sheets' ('Kennblätter fremden Geräts'), a series of German Army publications providing data on enemy equipment, principally from Belgium, England, France, North America, Russia and Switzerland.

Compendium 5 is a facsimile reprint of 'Signal Communication Equipment used by Enemy Nations', a British publication providing technical and operational data on captured enemy signal communication equipment originating from Germany, Italy and Japan. It was produced by the Signals Research and Development Establishment (SRDE) in co-operation with M.I. 8 and first issued as a secret document in January 1944.

 

Compendium 6 is a facsimile reprint of 'Notes On Equipment' a modern reprint of a 1944 document issues by the Training Establishment, Royal Army Ordnance Corps, F Branch, which was based at Donnington in Shropshire. Notes on Equipment, Volume IV, was titled Signal and Wireless Stores, and was intended to give Stores personnel a grounding in the line and radio equipment used by the wartime army.

 

Browse the site:
  Manuals Section : WS Series and other UK and Commonwealth pre-Larkspur Radio Stations
    Aerials and Antennas
    Ancillary Equipment
    Batteries, Chargers, Generators, Inverters and Power Supplies
    Test Gear - Calibrators, Wave Meters and Test Sets
    Larkspur Series Stations and Receivers
 
Clansman
    Miscellaneous Manuals
    Other UK and Commonwealth Receivers and Transmitters
    Royal Air Force
    Military Use of Commercial Equipment
    Reference EMERs
    Signal Training Documents
    Telephone and Telegraph Equipment - Gallery
    US Technical Manuals
    Various Russian Radio Documents
    Battery Specifications (originally from Defence Standards website)
    Photo Index Page Linked to Documents  
  Inverters for powering valve radio equipment
  Photos Section
  R209 Mk2 Restoration Project
 
  SL42 and SL56 component photos
  Radio Navigation Aids
  Radar
  Technology for Artillery Location - Alister Mitchell GM3UDL
  Various Articles
  Miscellaneous Technical Documents
  Royal Signals Posters
 

Posters, photos and curios found in museums (By Mike Buckley)

  Group's Links Page
  WW II D-day Radio Broadcasts (in Real Player streaming audio format)
  WW II News Broadcasts (in Real Player streaming audio format)
  Winston Churchill Speeches (in Real Player streaming audio format)
  Photos of three original wartime battery boxes
  Scans of Dry Batteries, HT, LT and Combined Batteries
(Please contact us to add any scans you may have, please use the Wireless-Set-No19 Yahoo group List Owner's e-mail address found here)
  Remembrance Day 2012 - images of Saltwell Park Gateshead, North East UK
  Lamps, Operator. An Overview by Chris Bisaillion and Louis Meulstee

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Latest documents added to the archive (updated 15th August 2015).

Number
Equipment..  Title
2104
User Handbook for Meter, Contamination, No 1 or No 1 Mk 2 Equipment (Provisional) 1954
9001
Clansman Radio Introduction, Tech Description, Controls & Connections, Setup & Operation & General Info on PRC344, PRC349, PRC350, PRC351, PRC352, PRC353, PRC320, PRC321, ATR, Masts, Antennas and Charging Units.
9002
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Miscellaneous Instruction - EMER F609
9003
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Modification Instruction - EMER F607
9004
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Modification Instruction - EMER F577
9005
UK-PRC-351 Technical Handbook - Automatic Testing - EMER 584 Part 4
9006
UK-PRC-351 and UK-PRC-352 Technical Handbook - Modification Instruction - EMER F587
9007
UK-PRC-351 and UK-PRC-352 Technical Handbook-Data Summary EMER F580
9008
UK-PRC-351 and UK-PRC-352 Technical Handbook - EMER 584 Part 1 - Sections 1 to 4
9009
UK-PRC-351 and UK-PRC-352 Technical Handbook - EMER 584 Part 3
9010
UK-PRC-351 and UK-PRC-352 Technical Handbook - Miscellaneous Instruction - EMER F589
9011
UK-PRC-351 and UK-PRC-352 Technical Handbook - Repair Charts - EMER F586
9012
UK-PRC-351 and UK-PRC-352 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER F582
9013
UK-PRC-351 and UK-PRC-352 Technical Handbook - Unit Repairs - EMER F583
9014
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Automatic Testing Field - EMER F574 Part 3
9015
UK-PRC-316 Technical Handbook - Field and Base Repairs - EMER F204
9016

UK-PRC-316

Technical Handbook - Unit Repairs - EMER F203
9017
UK-PRC-316 Technical Handbook - Fault Finding and Repair Data - EMER F202 Part 2
9018
UK-PRC-316 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER F202 Part 1
9019
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Automatic Testing (B9220C Radio Test System) - EMER F604 Part 4
9020
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Automatic Testing (8920C Radio Test System) - EMER F574 Part 4
9021
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Data Summary - EMER F570
9022
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Field Repairs - EMER F574 Part 1
9023
School of Signals, Blandford Camp Dorset, Clansman Radio Control Harness Precis
9024
User Handbook for Clansman Radio Control Harness, AC61172
9025
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Miscellaneous Instruction - EMER F579
9026
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Repair Charts - EMER F576
9027
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER F572
9028
UK-PRC-350 Technical Handbook - Unit Repairs - EMER F573
9029
UK-VRC-321 Technical Handbook - Field Repairs H594 Parts 1 to 4
9030
UK-VRC-353 Technical Handbook - Automatic Testing (B920C Radio Test System) - EMER H614 Part 4
2105
Post Office 3000 Type Relays
9031
UK-VRC-353 Technical Handbook - Data Summary - EMER H610
9032
UK-VRC-353 Technical Handbook - Field Repairs - EMER H614 Part 1
9033
UK-VRC-353 Technical Handbook - Miscellaneous Instruction - EMER H619
9034
UK-VRC-353 Technical Handbook - Modification Instruction - EMER H617
9035
UK-VRC-353 Technical Handbook - Repair Charts - EMER H616
9036
UK-VRC-353 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER H612
9037
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Automatic Testing Field - EMER F604 Part 3
9038
UK-VRC-322 Technical Handbook - Field Repairs - EMER H604 Part 1
9039
UK-VRC-322 Technical Handbook - Miscellaneous Instruction - EMER H609
9040
UK-VRC-322 Technical Handbook - Modification Instruction - EMER H607
9041
VRC-322 Technical Handbook - Repair Charts - EMER H606
9042
VRC-322 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER H602 Part 1
9043
VRC-322 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER H602 Part 2
9044
VRC-322 Technical Handbook - Unit Repairs - EMER H603
9045
UK-VRC-321 Technical Handbook - Miscellaneous Instruction - EMER H599
9046
Referance Book on Clansman Ancillary Equipment AC61004
9047
UK-PRC-320 Technical Handbook - Data Summary - EMER F590
9048
UK-PRC-320 Technical Handbook - Fault Finding and Repair Data - EMER F592 Part 2 - Sections 0 to 3
9049
UK-PRC-320 Technical Handbook - Field Repairs - EMER F594 Part 1 - Sections 0 to 4
9050
UK-PRC-320 Technical Handbook - Miscellaneous Instruction - EMER F599
9051
UK-PRC-320 Technical Handbook - Modification Instructions - EMER F597
9052
UK-PRC-320 Technical Handbook - Repair Charts - EMER F596
9053
UK-PRC-320 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER F592 Part 1 - Sections 0 to 4
9054
UK-PRC-320 Technical Handbook - Unit Repairs - EMER F593
9055
UK-PRC-349 Techncial Handbook - Unit Repairs - EMER F603
9056
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Data Summary - EMER F600
9057
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Field and Base Repairs - EMER F604 Part 1
9058
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Inspection Standards - EMER F608
9059
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Repair Charts - EMER F606
9060
UK-PRC-349 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER F602
9061
UK-VLD-581 Technical Handbook - Repair Charts - EMER B506
9062
UK-VLD-581 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER B502 Part 1
9063
UK-VLD-581 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER B502 Part 2
9064
UK-VRC-321 Technical Handbook - Data Summary - EMER H590
9065
UK-VRC-321 Technical Handbook - Fault Location and Repair Data - EMER H592 Part 2
9066
UK-VRC-321 Technical Handbook - Modification Instruction - EMER H597
9067
UK-VRC-321 Technical Handbook - Repair Chart - EMER H596
9068
UK-VRC-321 Technical Handbook - Technical Description - EMER H592 Part 1
9069
UK-VRC-321 Technical Handbook - Unit Repairs - EMER H593
9070
UK-VRC-353 Technical Handbook - Unit Repairs - EMER H613
9071
User Handbook for Clansman VHF Antennas
9072
UK-VRC-353 User Handbook
9073
UK-VRC-322 User Handbook
9074
UK-VRC-353 User Handbook

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