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First published March 1998 by GC Arnold Partners, Broadstone, Dorset, U.K. ISBN 1898805 10 5
Volume 2 ('Standard Sets for World War 2') of Wireless for the Warrior is published in hardback, containing 722 pages, and featuring 200 photographs, approximately 750 line drawings/circuit diagrams and 180 data tables.
Comprehensive information on vehicle installations is included where appropriate, giving the book considerable appeal to military vehicle enthusiasts, as well as awakening memories of those who maintained or used these sets 'in anger'.
It provides detailed information on the following standard World War 2 sets and other sets of which not sufficient information was available when Volume 1 was published:
- Wireless Sets Nos.10, 18, 19, 22, 31, 31AFV, 38, 38AFV, 42, 46, 48, 53, 62, 68, 88 and 88AFV.
- Canadian Nos. 19(Can), 29 and 52; Australian Nos. 19, 22(Aust), 108(Aust), 122(Aust), 133(Aust) and 153(Aust).
Other sets mentioned in Volume 2 include: Burndept BE201, CN348; RCA ET-4332b; DF station PE No.1; Larkspur range: Station Radio B47, C42, C45 and C11/R210; RAF TR1143, TR1987; US Signal Corps SCR-300, AN/TRC-5 and AN/TRC-6.
In the Appendices the following items are covered: Glossary of terms; Condensed data of equipment; Accessories; Army valves designations and equivalents; Table of frequency coverage of Army wireless sets; References and bibliography; Commercial equipment; Miscellaneous military equipment; Generating sets and secondary batteries; Collecting and safety; Vehicle installations; Mains power supply unit.
A printable amemdments sheet for Volume 2 is posted in the Downloads page
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