2017-18 CLUB COMPETITION

The 2017-18 competition will be a "Construct/Restore/Build" competition. The rules are as follows:

The Entries

Dan Bedford's one transistor reflex receiver from June 1963 Radio, Television and Hobbies magazine (first prize)
Ray Slater's 1933/34 Airzone 550 after restoration (second prize)
Ray Slater's Airzone 550 before restoration. It went under during the 1974 floods and was later attacked by white ants.
Rob Zanchetta's fully restored 1925/26 Atwater Kent Model 30 (third prize)
Hand built from scratch by Toby Croce, this beautiful inlay cabinet housed a modified 5 valve receiver
Ross Wedding's Silicon Chip Super 7 AM receiver
Mike Melzer's restored 1924 Atwater Kent 20C battery set
Mike Melzer's power supply for 1920's battery radios

The Judging

The serious and challenging process of judging was carried out by Peter Gofton - thanks Peter.

The Winners

Dan Bedford receiving first prize from Club President Grant Robertson
Club President Grant Robertson awarding Ray Slater second prize
Club President Grant Robertson awarding Rob Zanchetta third prize
John Murt accepting a Certificate of Participation on behalf of Toby Croce
Ross Wedding receiving a Certificate of Participation from Club President Grant Robertson
Mike Melzer receiving a Certificate of Participation from Club President Grant Robertson