Antique Radio Charlotte 2015
~ ~  Old Equipment Contest ~ ~

This page was last updated: January 16, 2015
This web page was designed, built and maintained by Ron Lawrence w4ron
  1 - Pre-1912 Electrical devices, non radio
  2 - Pre-1920 receivers & transmitters and wire line telegraph items
  3 - 1920's era Broadcast receivers
     a. Passive Detectors
     b. 1 tube sets
     c. 2 - 3 tube sets
     d. 4 - 5 tubes sets
     e. Sets with 6 or more tubes
  4 - 1930's - 40's - 50's era
     a. Cathedrals & Tombstones
     b. Consoles
     c. Catalin    & Bakelite
     d. Television receivers
  5 - Transistor Radios
     a. Large Multiband Portables
     b. Early pocket sets
     c.  Novelties sets
  6 - Vintage HiFi Audio Gear
  7 - Vintage (tube type) Citizen Band (CB) radio
  8 - Communications Equipment Rx & Tx a. Pre WW2 b. Post WW2
  9 - Sound Reproducers, Cones & Horns
     a. Horns
     b. Cone Reproducer
10 - Military Radio Equipment, any era
11 - Test Equipment
12 - Vacuum Tubes
13 - Radio Literature, Books, Magazines & Advertising
14 - New construction from old parts or replicas of vintage                          equipment.
15 - Survivors-Completely original and unrestored sets any era, they          may have been cleaned, but that's all.
16 - Special "Display Only" category
For those not interested in being judged. ANYTHING GOES HERE
 
NOTE: Sets that have previously won a first place ribbon at this meet are ineligible for judging in the "regular" contest, "Special" categories excluded.

Special Awards

Best of Show
"The Lew Elias Award"
Best of Show will get $100 plus an engraved plaque.

Best Restoration
with photos and documentation as backup
Best Restoration will receive $50 and a Gold Ribbon.

Best Presentation
Best Presentation will receive $50 and a Gold Ribbon.

Peoples Choice
"Best in Contest"
voted on by those attending the conference
Peoples Choice will receive $50 and a Gold Ribbon.
Senior Class Award "The Best of the Best"
Entries MUST include a BLUE RIBBON
won in a previous contest.

Senior Class 1 "Pre 1930"

Senior Class 2 "Post 1930"


If you have any questions please contact Ron Lawrence W4RON, Conference Chairman
704-289-1166 or w4ron@carolina.rr.com