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John Logie Baird

 

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T-5 (1936) 15 inch. Original Price 44 Gns.

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T-5C (1936) 15 inch

Courtesy of Jon Evans

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T-11 (1937)

 

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T-12 (1937) 15 Inch.

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T-13 (1938) 15 inch. TV/Radio/Phono

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T-14 (1938) 15 inch. Original price 130 Gns.

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T-18 (1938) Original price 46 Pounds

Courtesy of Trevor Cass

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T-18C (1938)  Original price 44 Gns

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T-19 (1938)  The sales catalog says:  "The CRT is mounted vertically in the cabinet and projects the picture through a lens which focuses the picture on to a mirror in the lid. From here the picture is thrown direct on to the viewing screen. The picture size is 18 by 15" high. A second screen giving a picture 24" by 19" high can be provided if required.Original price 150 Gns.

(Information courtesy of David Boynes)

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T-20 Table Model (1938)

Courtesy of Jon Evans

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T-20 (1938) Original Price 40 Pounds

Courtesy of Dave Newman

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T-21 (1938)

Courtesy of Jon Evans

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T-23 (1938) 15 inch. Original price 60 Gns.

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T-24 (1939) Original Price 33 Gns.

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T-25 (1939) Original Price 47 Gns.

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T-26 (1939) Original Price 40 Gns.

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T-27 (1939)

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T-28 (1939) Original Price 33 Gns.

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John Logie Baird and a prewar prototype electronic set. Notice the strange CRT. It appears that the phosphor screen is on a plate inside the tube, possibly to make a flat, rectangular picture. 

Courtesy of David Boynes

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1935 Prototype

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1935 Mirror In Lid Prototype

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Baird 1938-39 prototype