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The Convertor-Box Circuit

We are currently developing a DIY converter for viewing Rediffusion Cable TV. Below are images of the original converter circuit.

Track Side of PCB Component Side of PCB


Below is an abortive experiment on how to completely cock up 'interpreting' the conversion circuit...

 + _____________________________________________
     |     |          |       |      |
     |     |         _|_      |     _|/
     |     |         | |   L1 3     _/_
     |     |         |_|10k   3     /|10pf
     |     |          |       |      |
100nf|   + |10uf      |       |------|------------o O/P (with ref. to 0V)
    _|_   _|_  _______|_____|/      _|_
    ___   ___  |      |BC109|\      ___
     |     |   |      |       |______|4.7pf
     |     |   |330pf |       |
     |     |  _|_    _|_     _|_    ____   10nf
     |     |  ___    | |     | |<--|____|---||--- o
     |     |   |     |_|     |_|1k  200R           \
     |     |   |      |       |                     ><><><><><
     |     |   |      |       |          10nf      /
     |     |   |      |       |      +----||----- o
     |     |   |      |       |      |             |
0V __|_____|___|______|_______|______|__________   |
                                                   |
L1 = 1 turn 1/4" approx.                        O/P+ RF
                                              Transformer

Please note that this is only an experiment and therefore is guaranteed not work to any degree :o)


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