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Old 04-11-2012, 12:38 PM
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Originally Posted by julianburke View Post
No doubt a prop as if this was a working unit, RCA would have marketed it if it looked that good as seen in the picture. As stated earlier, I'm sure it was some form of propaganda for the stock holders. "Look what we're doing!!!"

Wait a moment here--how did they get all of those tubes in that unit??
I'm sure the one posted was a prop, but I don't doubt that they had working prototypes that were never sold due to cost, or production reasons.

It would be interesting to have seen what this was used for:

http://www.earlytelevision.org/rca_flat_crt.html
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