BBC radio microphone type XFM/4, 1955

Made:
1955
maker:
British Broadcasting Corporation
BBC radio microphone, type XFM/4, 1955, in wooden transit case. Serial No. 157

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

BBC radio microphone, type XFM/4, 1955, in wooden transit case. Serial No. 157
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

BBC radio microphone type XFM/4, 1955, in wooden transit case. Serial No. 157.

The transmitter of the radio microphone equipment recently developed [as of December 1955] by the Designs Department, BBC Engineering Division. The overall size of this transmitter is the same as that of a packet of twenty standard cigarettes.

Details

Category:
Radio Communication
Object Number:
1977-504
Materials:
cardboard, electronic components, metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
type:
microphone
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • audio equipment
credit:
Institution of Electrical Engineers