BBC OBA/8 Microphone Amplifier & Programme meter

Made:
1938
maker:
British Broadcasting Corporation

BBC OBA/8 microphone amplifier and programme meter, 1938.

The OBA/8 was developed and used extensively for radio outside broadcasts, and was also used for television. It continued in service well after its successor (OBA/9) was introduced.

Details

Category:
Television
Object Number:
2012-5118/22
Materials:
aluminium alloy, electronic components and plastic (unidentified)
type:
amplifier
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment